May 13, 2018 | 12:00 PM | Sunday
During this cruise we explore the tidal Schuylkill as well as the deeply-rooted history of a National Historic Landmark. The focus of this 3-hour tour is the story of the Bartram family - botanists, explorers, and 18th-century pioneers.
Start on : May 13, 2018 12:00 PM Sunday
End on : May 13, 2018 3:00 PM Sunday
Welcome aboard the Patriot for a cruise to Bartram's Garden.
Cruise to Bartram's Garden and discover the home of America's first great botanist, John Bartram. Take a 1/4 mile walk up the natural meadow to see amazing views of Philadelphia's skyline and explore the historic garden, community farm, and recreational trail.
This tour includes a 2-hour stop at Bartram's Garden with an introductory tour of the newley restored 1731 house and the recently restored Ann Bartram Carr garden.
Bartram's Garden offers an opportunity to experience its rich past as it embarks on a journey towards a dynamic future. The major garden renovation and house conservation help to share the Bartram story in beautiful new ways.