MONDAY - FRIDAY 4 - 10PM |
SATURDAY & SUNDAY 12PM - 10PM
Along the Schuylkill River, Fairmount Water Works was built between 1812 and 1872 to provide safe, clean drinking water to a city on the cusp of remarkable growth and was in operation until 1909. Fairmount Water Works now houses a restaurant and an interpretive center that educates the public about local watershed history.
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Parks on Tap will join and work with the existing business community outside Water Works.
Cosmic Cafe offers a fresh menu cooked full of local ingredients from farmers who practice sustainable farming practices. Chef Peg Botto offers delicious, scratch made food daily (8 AM - 8 PM). Cosmic Cafe also donates funds to support the Philadelphia Parks & Rec department (10% of the cafe’s rent). To learn more about Cosmic Cafe please CLICK HERE.
Lloyd Hall Rec Center is a Philadelphia Parks & Recreation facility that features a water fountain, public restroom, information center, cafe, bike rentals, indoor basketball courts, reception hall, and public terrace. Lloyd Hall was built from 1994-1998. It replaced Plaisted Hall as the only public building on Boathouse Row.