• 2020 Preservation Achievement Awards
  • Walking Tours Have Resumed!
  • Celebrating Preservation Month

A City of Neighborhoods

Throughout June, we will be highlighting neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia, the people and places that make our city unique and strong. By the close of the nineteenth century, Philadelphia was recognized as both the “Workshop of the World” and a “City of Neighborhoods.” We look forward to sharing the backstory of several of our city’s neighborhoods in the weeks ahead. Click on the neighborhoods listed below to read more.


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