Carpenters' Hall

The Mission of The Carpenters' Company of the City and County of Philadelphia


To preserve and maintain historic Carpenters' Hall;

To interpret for the public the significant events that took place in or around the Hall and the history of building construction;

To preserve the history and traditions of the Company;

To provide a forum of professional association and fellowship for builders, architects, and engineers;

To provide encouragement, education, and support for men and women entering the construction industry;

To develop and maintain professional relations with other organizations who have similar interests;

To encourage support, research, and publication of history relating to the Company and its members and to the development of building construction and architecture.

Carpenters' Hall, 320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Open free to the public daily, except Mondays (and Tuesdays in Jan. and Feb.), from 10am-4pm

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a nonprofit organization in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, founded in 1942.
Publishing electronically as On the Internet since July 4, 1995.