Family Programming

There’s so much to do at the Fairmount Water Works for the entire family! Come for some of these hands-on events, or check out the calendar for more!


The Watershed is an Open Book

photo of a woman sitting in the grass reading to the two little girls in her lap

A new natured-based literacy program for children ages 5-8 and their parents or caregivers!

Drop-In Programs for Families

Saturdays 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
May through September

Meet us at the Mussel Cart by the new Fairmount Water Works boardwalk, then come inside for fun-filled activities as we explore different aspects of the history or science of Philadelphia’s water system!