Christmas Star Lighting

Join us for our annual Christmas Star Lighting. We’ll have a bonfire, treats, and sing carols. The HFH Star will be hung high above Germantown Ave and powered up...

Last Youth Farm Stand of 2018

Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at their weekly farm stand on Germantown Ave. They’ll have veggies for sale, harvested from...

Second Saturdays Tours and Orchard Harvest Day

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Four young boys pose with their costume bandages

Field Hospital at Revolutionary Germantown

In honor of The Battle of Germantown, our partner Historic Germantown stages a yearly reenactment on the battle’s anniversary. The grounds of Cliveden are transformed by over a hundred Revolutionary War re-enaction actors in...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Youth Farm Stand

Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at their weekly farm stand on Germantown Ave. They’ll have veggies for sale, harvested from...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Summer Festival 2018 & History Tours

Summer Festival: Come hang at one of our favorite neighborhood events of the year!  We’ll have family friendly activities: pony rides, games, face painting, live music, and tons of...

Youth Farm Stand Begins

  Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at their weekly farm stand on Germantown Ave. They’ll have veggies for sale, harvested...

Women’s History Event

Lets get together to celebrate women in our lives: the peace-makers that are laid to rest at Fair Hill, and the activists who work day in and day out...

Lucretia Mott 225 Year Anniversary

“Lucretia Mott at Seneca Falls: Religion, Race, and Women’s Rights.”   Remembering Lucretia Mott, 225 years old this year, powerful abolitionist and grandmother of the women’s movement. She and McLintock, two of five organizers...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Mother and daughter at a telescope

Astronomy Night

Rain Date: Saturday, April 21, 7:30 – 10:30pm In partnership with the Franklin Institute, this stargazing event is a family-friendly chance to learn more about our night skies. While...

An easy-to-make washing station

2nd St. Garden Workday/History Tours

Work Day Come ready to work in our 2nd St Garden.  We’ll be prepping for planting and doing general clean-up. Bring gloves and a friend! History Tours Learn about...

MLK Day of Service

Historic Fair Hill will host volunteers for Day of Service. 1. Historic burial ground  29010 Germantown Ave.   10am-1pm for street clean up, fire, and sharing quotes from MLK...

Christmas Star Lighting

Join us for our annual Christmas Star Lighting.  We’ll have a bonfire, treats, and sing carols.  Fun for the whole family – dress warmly and bring a friend!

Annual Appeal 2017

Dear Friends of Historic Fair Hill, With your help, we are sharing the historic site and working with partners to increase health and literacy in our struggling city neighborhood....

Tree Planting in Fair HIll

Tree Tenders Planting Day

Come help us plant trees around the neighborhood.  Its the perfect time of year for planting, and we need your help!

Four young boys pose with their costume bandages

HFH Field Hospital at Cliveden

In honor of The Battle of Germantown, our partner Historic Germantown stages a yearly reenactment on the battle’s anniversary. The grounds of Cliveden are transformed by over a hundred Revolutionary War re-enaction...

Boathouse Fundraiser

Every year we host an event along the Schuylkill River with a local speaker, food prepared by our youth group with the vegetables they’ve grown, and other local refreshments....

2nd Saturdays* Garden Workday/History Tours**

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Kids gardening together

2nd Saturdays* Garden Workday/History Tours**

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Summer Festival 2017 – Recap

Over 250 Friends and Neighbors came in the gates for the July Summer Festival. Faheem the snake man had lines of people eager to hold his pet boa constrictor...