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A Scavenger Hunt, Hidden City Style

A Scavenger Hunt, Hidden City Style

September 23, 2013  |  Events

Hidden City Philadelphia has teamed up with cityHUNT and Google Field Trip to create a scavenger hunt in Old City that will test your knowledge and expand your understanding of the urban landscape. Oh yeah, and be lots of fun! > more

Learn How To Protect This Building (And Others)

Learn How To Protect This Building (And Others)

January 8, 2013  |  Events, Vantage

Philadelphia's jury-rigged system of historic preservation has its share of shortcomings, but does have one unusually democratic feature: private individuals can create nominations for the city's HIstoric Register. We've put together a workshop to show you how and have a willing guinea pig to work on: The West Philadelphia Title & Trust building > more

Join Us For The Participatory Music Parade

Join Us For The Participatory Music Parade “Unsilent Night”

December 7, 2012  |  Events, Vantage

Join us Friday evening December 14 in Old City for "Unsilent Night," the participatory music parade--and holiday classic--like no other > more

Happy 174th, Frank!

Happy 174th, Frank!

November 7, 2012  |  Events, Vantage

It's time for our Second Annual celebration of the life of that muscular Philadelphia architect Frank Furness. A birthday party for a dead man was never so much fun! > more

The Navy Yard Like You've Never Seen It (Even If You've Seen It Before)--Sold Out!

The Navy Yard Like You’ve Never Seen It (Even If You’ve Seen It Before)–Sold Out!

November 2, 2012  |  Events, Vantage

The Navy Yard: massive industrial buildings, rows of battleships and some of the city's best contemporary architecture. In other words, plenty to photograph even before we venture into three remarkable historic buildings, one industrial, one residential and one storehouse. Plus, we brought in Abandoned America's Matthew Christoper to teach the class. Check it out! > more