Arts and Culture
Stories, Skills, Culture, and Healing
Year-round workshops, wellness, and cultural events in the Garden showcase a range of artists, makers, partners, and educators, with a special focus on our Southwest Philadelphia neighborhood.
Join us to make art, move your body, share culture, deepen your plant knowledge, and practice self-care.
Free Community Events
Join us in the Garden for movie nights under the stars, cultural festivals and performances, and outdoor fun.
Focus on your health and healing through regular all-levels sessions with talented instructors. Series include yoga, meditation, martial arts, sound healing, and more.
Make + Take
Craft your own masterpiece or healing practice with instruction from talented educators. Topics include herbalism, illustration, apothecary medicine, family activities, plein air painting, and more! All levels are welcome.
Information for Artists & Partners
Are you interested in sharing your art, culture, or skills at Bartram’s Garden? Please fill out the form below and a member of our staff will be in touch with you soon. As a neighborhood park, our mission is to prioritize connections in Southwest Philadelphia.
Program Ticket Discounts for Southwest Neighbors & ACCESS Cardholders
Visiting Bartram’s Garden is free for everyone. Most programs, tours, and events are also free. When there is a fee for registration, a limited number of $2 tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis to Southwest Philadelphia neighbors as well as all ACCESS cardholders.
Artist Vending Opportunities
Interested in selling your handmade items at Bartram’s Garden? We have opportunities for vending at various events and festivals throughout the year, as well as the possibility of vending wholesale through our Welcome Center.
Please fill out the Vending Interest Form. We’ll be in touch if it feels like a good fit. Feel free to contact Mary Strand at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thanks!
We rely on occasional volunteers to support free public events, including movie nights, performances, and more. Volunteer needs for these events are indicated in their respective calendar entries.