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Bartram's Garden

Map5400 Lindberg Blvd.
Phila, PA 19143
215-729-5281
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites
  • Nature

Description:

This historic garden along the Schuylkill River was once the home of pioneering 18th century botanist John Bartram. Explore Bartram’s former house & farm buildings, along with the surrounding gardens, meadows & wetlands. The rare Franklinia tree is named for Bartram’s friend Ben Franklin. Bartram also boasts the oldest gingko tree in the U.S. KIDBIT: Monthly Little Explorers programs for ages 2-4 feature walks, hands-on activities, reading & snacks.

Accessibility Details

-ADA accessible bathrooms. -Wheelchairs & canes available for rent. -Only the first floor entry room of the Bartram house is wheelchair accessible.

Cost Cutter

-Members of Bartram's Garden enjoy a variety of benefits including free admission.

Additional Information:

E-mail Address: info@bartramsgarden.org
County: PA - Philadelphia
For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Early Ed / Preschool
0 Kindergarten
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