Gloria Dei Church (Old Swedes)
Enjoy The Music of 1700 hosted by Historic Gloria Dei Preservation Corporation on May 27th
Your May
Preservation To-Do List
April 30- May 2


Arbor Day Scavenger Hunt

Presented by Friends of Laurel Hill and West Laurel Hill Cemeteries

Wednesday, May 5
6:00 pm

Building Monuments, Monumentalizing Buildings

Presented by Penn Museum

Wednesday, May 5
6:00 pm

The Architecture of Urbanity: Designing Cities for Pluralism and Planet

Presented by Athenaeum of Philadelphia

May 8-16

Love Your Park Week

Presented in collaboration by Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

Wednesday, May 12
7:00 pm

Lost Mansions of the Main Line

Presented by the Chester County History Center

Thursday, May 13
6:00 pm

Wood and... Opening Reception

Presented by the Wharton Esherick Museum

Thursday, May 13
7:00 pm

1821 to 2021: 200 Years on Our Regional Network of Historic Canals

Presented by Lower Merion Conservancy

Thursday, May 13
7:30 pm

Preserving Pennsylvania: A Cheltenham Township Historical Commission Presentation

Presented by Cheltenham Township

Tuesday, May 18
6:00 pm

The North Atlantic Cities Cites Row House Architecture as Urban Savior

Presented by the Athenaeum of Philadelphia

Wednesday, May 19
6:30 pm

Works Progress Administration in Fairmount Park

Presented by Historic Rittenhouse Town

Thursday, May 20
5:00 pm

CCHPN Virtual Heritage Series: Gardner-Beale House

Presented by Chester County Historic Preservation Network

Thursday, May 20
6:00 pm

Designing in Brick: Flemish Bond

Presented by The Carpenters' Company of Philadelphia

Saturday, May 22
10:00 am

Spring Historic Architecture and Garden Tour

Presented by University City Historical Society

Thursday, May 27
1:00 pm

Preserving the 1970s and 1980s: Why Should We Care About Brutalist and Postmodernist Architecture?

Presented by National Alliance of Preservation Commissions

Thursday, May 27
7:00 pm

The Music of 1700

Presented by Historic Gloria Dei Preservation Corporation

May, Various Dates

Architecture Walking Tours

Presented by Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia

May, Various Dates

Raymond Farmhouse Tours

Presented by Raymond Farm Center for Living Arts and Design

May, Various Dates

Outdoor Tours at Cliveden

Presented by Cliveden of the National Trust

Thinking about the Janes Walk this year?

Due to the pandemic, the Philadelphia Janes Walk is unable to host in person walking tours, but in the spirit of Janes Walk, will be doing a digital project collecting "postcards" from Philadelphians all over the city. A digital map of submissions will be posted on the Janes Walk website later this month. Have a place you love and would like to share? Just fill in this simple form with a photo and a short description on what makes it special.
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