Posts Tagged ‘Schuylkill Banks’

A Day In The Possible City

A Day In The Possible City

January 30, 2012  |  Urbanism

Antidote for the winter blues? A day exploring the newest section of the Schuylkill Banks and then the Reading Viaduct > more

Your Favorite Public Spaces

Your Favorite Public Spaces

December 20, 2011  |  Urbanism

Hidden City Daily readers explain their favorite spots, from Boathouse Row to Wayne Junction Station to the prosaic Philadelphia stoop > more

Jefferson’s Monticello On The Schuylkill

Jefferson’s Monticello On The Schuylkill

December 9, 2011  |  History

Eager to escape the crowded city and yet unwilling to give up political influence on the direction of the new nation—and the world—the third president settled on the east bank of the Schuylkill at Grays Ferry > more

Schuylkill Trail Forges On (No Matter The Weather)

Schuylkill Trail Forges On (No Matter The Weather)

November 2, 2011  |  Urbanism

With phase 2 expansion about ready to begin, a seasonal reminder the trail is a treated as a major commuter route > more

Woodlands Digging for Direction

Woodlands Digging for Direction

October 18, 2011  |  Preservation

The new director of The Woodlands seeks to revitalize its historic mansion and reassert its historic landscape, home to the first American gingko tree. > more