• A pond in Kaskey Park

A densely-planted botanical garden with trees, shrubs, flowers, ground cover, and grass; mulched paths and slate steps; wood and iron benches; branches, railroad ties, Belgian block, is a green space named the James G. Kaskey Memorial Garden. The garden and pond was originally created under the direction of Provost Harrison as part of the great transformation of the campus in the 1890s.

Kaskey Park Location

Address
433 S University Ave
Philadelphia PA, 19104

Kaskey Park

Building Code:
40
Phase:
Total Project Cost:
Year Built:
1897
Other Name:
Botanical Garden, Bio Pond
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Area Manager:
John Blankemeyer
johnblan@upenn.edu
215-573-7166
Building Manager:
Kathryn Reber
reberk@sas.upenn.edu
215-898-9159