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Fairmount Park


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Fairmount Park

  1. 1. The Amazing Fairmount Park!<br />By Julia & Brina<br />
  2. 2. Contents<br />History pg3<br />Did You Know pg4<br />Present pg5<br />Resources pg6<br /> Last pg7<br />
  3. 3. History<br />In 2001, the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission honored Fairmount park with the Commonwealth Treasure Designation.<br />Fairmount park was originally conceived to protect Philadelphia’s water supply. <br />
  4. 4. Did you know that…<br />Fairmount Park has over 206 Historic Properties?<br />Some people describe it as ” a big park in Philadelphia.<br />Now You know!<br />www.fairmount Park . org <br />
  5. 5. Present<br />Fairmount park claims 10% of the land in Philadelphia (city & country).<br />Fairmount park has been called “one of largest parks in the country” (even though other cities are catching on to this great idea and are collecting green space). <br />
  6. 6. Resources<br />Fairmount Park . org <br />Google Images <br />www.Fairmount Park . org <br />
  7. 7. Good Bye!<br />Thanks for watching. <br />