Event – Detail

October 11 at 2:00 PM
Fairmount Water Works Tour
Sandy Sorlien

This is a private tour at the Fairmount Water Works, the 1815 Classical Revival pumping station on the Schuylkill that was an engineering and architectural marvel of its time, now a National Historic Landmark, National Civil Engineering Landmark, and National Mechanical Engineering Landmark. The Interpretive Center inside has been the watershed education arm of the Philadelphia Water Department for twenty years.

This is an in person event.

Athenaeum Members and their guests only.


This is a free event.