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Bartram's Garden

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  • History Museums & Sites, Nature

Essential Information

54th St. & Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19143

215-729-5281

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. Monthly Little Explorers programs for ages 2-4 feature walks, hands-on activities, reading & snacks.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.bartramsgarden.org

E-mail Address: info@bartramsgarden.org

County: PA - Philadelphia

For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible

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.

Ages:
All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers

Offers Field Trips?: yes

Grades for Field Trips:
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0 Kindergarten
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