Fairmount ParkPhiladelphia, PA, United States

"Flavors of the Season" at the Historic Houses of Fairmount Park

By A Very Philly Christmas in Fairmount Park (other events)

Sunday, December 10 2017 10:00 AM 4:00 PM

Bring your appetite and culinary curiosities to the historic houses as we celebrate some of Philadelphia's best food purveyors such as GARCES Restaurant, Shane Confectionery, Giambri’s Quality Sweets, Birchtree Catering, Whole Foods Market, and more. Enjoy free samples and food demonstrations while taking in the beauty of the houses decorated for the holidays.

Participating houses include Cedar Grove, Laurel Hill Mansion, Lemon Hill Mansion, Historic Strawberry Mansion, and Woodford Mansion. Children 12 and under admitted for free.

Visit for further information including house addresses, transportation options, and the day's schedule. Limited free parking is available at each location. Children 12 and under admitted free. Discounted passes to see all five historic houses are available which includes house to house transportation via PHLASH's Holiday Houeses Loop. No further discounts are available.



The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park are some of the best-preserved examples of 18th and 19th century early American architecture, all located in one of the country’s most beautiful urban parks. Promotion and programming for the historic houses are supported through a partnership between the City of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department, Fairmount Park Conservancy and various stewardship groups. Proceeds from this event supports the ongoing stewardship, maintenance and promotion of these treasures.


Passes are valid for 12/10/17 only. No further discounts are available. Children 12 and under admitted free to the historic houses. Photos are encouraged!

A Very Philly Christmas in Fairmount Park