The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) connects people to places. TCLF educates and engages the public to make our shared landscape heritage more visible, identify its value, and empower its stewards.
This one-acre site first hosted the Free School Society’s Public-School No.5, which provided free night classes for people of color in addition to regular schooling.
PLACES: What's Out There
This searchable database raises public awareness of the rich diversity and interconnectedness of our shared landscape heritage. The database is searchable by landscape name, locale, designer, type, and style.
The genesis of the country’s third largest art collection stems from the 1876 Centennial Exhibition. At the end of the World’s Fair, Memorial Hall remained open as the Pennsylvania Museum of Art and Industry.
Pioneers of American Landscape Design® chronicles the lives and careers of those who have designed our gardens, parks, streets, campuses, cemeteries, suburbs, and the innumerable other environments in which we live.