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Tickets Now Available for 2017 Holiday Candlelight Tours!

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Tour festively decorated Laurel Hill, Woodford, and Historic Strawberry Mansion on November 30 and December 7 during this exclusive tour lit softly by candlelight, evoking the past in a unique and lovely way. Friendly and knowledgeable guides share the rich and interesting history of Fairmount Park and the life of the residents who called each of these...

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Ice Cream Social at Historic Strawberry Mansion

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Grab a blanket or chairs and head out to the Mansion on July 30th for live music, activities for kids and tasty strawberry inspired ice cream samples from Franklin Fountain with additional ice cream selections for purchase. Lounge in our beautiful backyard and listen to live music from talented local performers. Smith Memorial...

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9th Annual Strawberry Festival

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The 9th annual Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 10, from noon – 2 pm features food and fun for the whole family! Enjoy orchard tours, free tours of the Mansion, crafts and games, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration, honey tastings, and more! Parks on Tap, Philadelphia’s only traveling beer garden, will be present from noon...

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Tom Keels Brings His New Book “Sesqui” to Historic Strawberry Mansion

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Author Tom Keels will be at Historic Strawberry Mansion on April 22nd, 2017 to discuss his new book, Sesqui! Greed, Graft, and The Forgotten World’s Fair of 1926. Keels did research for Sesqui! in the archives of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and this new book places a spotlight on the contributions of the Sesquicenntenial Women’s Committee, the...

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