Camden From Countryside to City

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - Noon WALK LEADERS: Charlene Mires, Professor of History at Rutgers-Camden and editor of The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia & Caroline Slama, Preservation Alliance for Greater PhiladelphiaMEETING PLACE: Roosevelt Park. 5th and Market streets, across the street from Camden's City Hall station (PATCO).Look for walk leader holding a "Camden Walk" sign.Free. … Continue reading Camden From Countryside to City

Girard Estates Stroll – a South Philly surprise

May 4, 2019 - 4pm WALK LEADER: Bea Segal (Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia volunteer guide)MEETING PLACE: Donatucci branch library, 1935 Shunk StreetFree. Rain or shine. All are welcome. Semi-detached twin homes built in 1906 in South Philadelphia? Take a late Saturday afternoon walk through beautiful Girard Estate, a rare planned community of 481 homes. … Continue reading Girard Estates Stroll – a South Philly surprise