Fairmount Water Works

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Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center

More than 200 years old, this building located on the banks of the Schuylkill River was one of the nation’s first municipal water-delivery systems and holds a fresh-water mussel hatchery. Seasonal tours April-September. Free. Tu-Sa 10 am-5 pm, Su 1-5 pm.

Address: 
640 Waterworks Dr
Philadelphia, PA 19130
United States
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Map of Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center