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OcTOURber in Fairmount Park: Ghosts of Water

Adam Levine, historical consultant for the Philadelphia Water Department, will talk about streams that once flowed through Fairmount Park, along with water infrastructure – dams, pumping stations, reservoirs—that no longer exists.


Thursday, October 22, 2020


12:00pm - 1:00pm

Adam has been researching the city’s water and drainage history for more than 20 years, and is creator and webmaster of Phillyh2o.org. This brand-new lecture is not to be missed!

This event is part of OcTOURber in Fairmount Park; 5 themes over 5 weeks of self guided tours through East and West Fairmount Park created by Fairmount Park Conservancy. To learn more about how you can win a free membership while discovering hidden gems in the park, visit here.