Posts Tagged ‘Walnut Street’

Shining On The Schuylkill Banks

Shining On The Schuylkill Banks

November 4, 2013  |  Vantage

With an assist from the Commonwealth, the Schuykill River Development Corporation flipped the upgraded switch to relight the bridges over the Schuylkill River in Center City on September 26th. Brad Maule brings his camera and tripod for a stroll along the banks to bask in their glow > more

Blazing Ballerinas And A Rampaging Elephant At 807 Walnut Street

Blazing Ballerinas And A Rampaging Elephant At 807 Walnut Street

May 7, 2013  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Harry K. takes a look at 807 Walnut Street, once a popular place of entertainment that, sadly, saw much death and destruction in the second half of the nineteenth century, and which, as a parking lot today, offers nothing to commend itself > more

The Sixth, And Final, Clock

The Sixth, And Final, Clock

September 11, 2012  |  Vantage

We have a winner of round five of Name This Clock and the clue for round six, our last round. Be sure to enter to have a chance to become a Hidden City member for free > more

A Castle Of The Occult On Rittenhouse Square

A Castle Of The Occult On Rittenhouse Square

March 23, 2012  |  Vantage

During a turbulent year in Philadelphia, Madame Blavatsky laid the foundation for the occult religion of Theosophy. Hunting down the ghosts of 1875, our John Vidumsky found himself in the Theosophy lodge off Rittenhouse Square, a stylish mansion built for the brother of John Wanamaker > more

With Sale, 1616 Walnut May Go Residential

With Sale, 1616 Walnut May Go Residential

February 21, 2012  |  Morning Blend

The new owners of 1616 Walnut may opt for a overhaul of the iconic building, townhouses coming to Bella Vista, the Inky in for land banks, Chestnut Hill's Mico featured in GQ, and a new slogan for Roxborough > more