Our Plans and Partners
Amplifying a shared vision to ensure the Garden’s future.
At a time of transformational external investment in Southwest Philadelphia and along the Tidal Schuylkill riverfront, we’re partnering with local and regional leaders to establish community-driven, world-class opportunities for learning, creating, and sharing at Bartram’s Garden.
Upcoming Projects in the Garden
Ecosystems Education Center & Freshwater Mussel Hatchery
Hands-on education alongside watershed restoration with Partnership for the Delaware Estuary.
Naming & Sponsorship Opportunities
Fundraising is ongoing to ensure these projects’ successful completion and sustainable programming inviting, free community assets. We look forward to discussing ways to showcase your sponsorship through naming opportunities and other benefits.
Major initiatives along the Garden’s borders and in our wider Southwest Philadelphia neighborhood.
Schuylkill Crossing Swing Bridge
Led by SRDC, a pedestrian- and bike-only connection to the Bartram’s Mile Trail.
Concrete Cowboys Stable
With Parks & Recreation, a new stable for the Southwest Concrete Cowboys on the North Mile.
SEPTA’s plans to update public transportation, including the nearby #36 trolley line.