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Explore Freedom's Backyard

We invite you to visit the nations longest National Historic District, where the stories of American freedom are told in uniquely personal terms.

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    Visit each of our sixteen historic attractions for just $25 for an individual, or $45 for a family of four. More information

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Community Festival
Summer Festival

Summer Festival

Summer Festival @ Historic Fair Hill!

Saturday, July 11
2pm - 7pm
Germantown Ave. & Indiana Ave.

Pony Rides ♦ Raheem the Snake Man
DJ Luis Bielo ♦ Performers
Food ♦ Face Painting
Book Give-away ♦ Games ♦ Activities!
All Free! Join us for a wonderful day!

New Musical Event
Heartwood Music Festival

Heartwood Music Festival

The Philadelphia Folksong Society and Awbury Arboretum are proud to present the first-ever: Heartwood Music Festival!

Join us at this brand-new, one-day Festival that will feature the very best in local music, food, crafts, and more.
Tickets are ONLY $10 in advance and $15 at the gate.

Featured Program
Elephants on the Avenue

Elephants on the Avenue

Historic Germantown Receives Grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage for a New Collaborative Project:

Elephants on the Avenue: Race, Class and Community in Historic Germantown


“When there’s an elephant in the room, introduce him” – Randy Pausch

Our Sponsors
The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage Samuel S. Fels Fund National Penn Bank Sherwin-Williams Freeman’s Auctioneers & Appraisers Bowman Properties Hayden Real Estate Investments Cheshire Law Group Kurtz Construction Company Post Brothers Apartments Loretta Witt