Philadelphia County

Glen Foerd


Photo: Steve Tint
Est. 1850
Glen Foerd is an 18-acre public park and historic site located along the Delaware River in Northeast Philadelphia. Built in 1850 and enlarged in 1902, the estate was saved from development through the activism of dedicated neighbors in 1983. Visitors can enjoy the grounds and a variety of seasonal programs.

Must-See Features

Waterfront trail along the Delaware River, Historic Rose Garden, Gilded Age Mansion

Passport Fulfillment

Get your Passport stamped in the Main House (check the website for hours) or use the self-stamp station located on the Main House Porch.


5001 Grant Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114

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Garden Types

Activities & Interests


Free, no tickets required.


Open for the Season.

Check garden’s website for current daily hours and admission fees prior to visiting.