Monday, April 27, 2015

Bartram's Garden

America's oldest living botanical garden & the pre-revolutionary home of naturalist, botanist & explorer John Bartram.

LANDMARK, ATTRACTION
Bartram's Garden
Nearby Venues
  • La Calebasse
  • Dahlak Restaurant and Bar
  • The Carrot Cake Company
  • Philadelphia Flyers Games
  • Bartram's Garden
  • Neighborhood Preservation & Development Fund Leasing Office
54th St. Philadelphia, PA 19143
215-729-5281
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Spring Plant Sale
    • Saturday, May 9, 2015
    • Browse a diverse array of plants, garden tools and supplies while enjoying family activities and tours.
    •  
      Homeschooler Days
    • Wednesday, May 13, 2015
    • This monthly event features a variety of art, nature or gardening-themed activities geared towards homeschooled children.
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      Artists' Workshop: Bird Anatomy for Artists
    • Sunday, May 17, 2015
    • Participants will discover the secrets of bird anatomy while learning tips and techniques to make their drawings come alive. This an advanced-level workshop, appropriate for artists of all abilities.
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      Philadelphia Bird Race: Big Green Hour
    • Sunday, May 17, 2015
    • Head to Bartram's Garden this May for the final day of the Philadelphia Bird Race, organized by BirdPhilly and the Delaware Valley Ornithological Society. From 10-11 am, teams will have 60 minutes to identify as many birds as possible by sight or sound. This is a one-hour birding race, on foot. Teams must not use any vehicles or wheels to get around. Hence, the "Green" title. No motorized vehicles, no bicycles, skates, or skateboards are permitted. From 12-1 pm, a brown bag picnic lunch will be held at the Eastwick Pavillion, followed by the Philadelphia Bird Race Awards Ceremony at 1pm.