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Family Tour w/ Let’s Go Outdoors

Date:Saturday, September 10, 2016

Time:1:00pm2:00pm

Location: Fairmount Water Works (link to venue website)640 Water Works Drive Philadelphia, PA 19130

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Join Let’s Go Outdoors for a general family-friendly tour of the Fairmount Water Works!

Learn about amazing grounds outside of the historic site, including the Fishway Dam, then head inside for a guided orientation to “Water in our World” and watch a 15-minute film about the building’s important role in Philadelphia’s history.  Let’s Go Outdoors inspires an appreciation for the outdoors through education and recreation programming, especially among people of color and those that live in city communities.

After the tour, stick around for our weekly Science Saturday activity that starts at 2pm.

The tour is FREE, but registration is required, as space is limited.


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