The Friends of Louis I. Kahn Park welcome you, and encourage everyone to enjoy your neighborhood park in the heart of Washington Square West, in Center City Philadelphia. Learn more about the history of Kahn Park, and find information on upcoming events, such as our Summer Concerts.

Get involvedVolunteer to help with plantings or events, or contribute to the park’s initiatives and activities through a general donation or the Endowment Fund.

Stay connected. Check out our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter for news updates, events, and more! Visit the Contacts page  if you wish to give us your email address and name so that we can notify you of news and events by email.

Love Your Park Day Nov. 14

LYP_F15VOLUNTEER! The leaves are falling, the weeds are ripe for picking, and fall bulbs are ready for planting! Join the Friends of Kahn Park at the 2015 Fall Love Your Park Day, Saturday, November 14. An army of volunteers is needed to prepare the park and plantings for the coming winter. Help beautify your neighborhood by getting involved today.

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

To volunteer for gardening activities email: gardens@kahnpark.org


GardenDragonfliesTYThe Friends of Kahn Park would like to say a big THANK YOU to all of our neighborhood businesses and individuals that contributed to the success of our 2015 Summer Raffle  in Kahn Park!

Raffle tickets were sold at each of our Summer Concerts for $10 each. Thanks to the generosity of our those donating prizes or services, and your purchases of tickets, we raised an impressive $3,000! Proceeds benefit the park’s general maintenance fund, including plantings, fountain and sprinkler maintenance, and permits.


  • Amis
  • Blendo
  • Connie Moore Art
  • Cosmos Nail Salon
  • Daryl Salon
  • Dog School
  • Doggie Style
  • Effie’s
  • Farm & Fisherman
  • Gary Camp Theraputic Massage
  • Hello World
  • Mama’s Wellness Joint
  • Mixto
  • Moore Brothers Wine – Pennsauken
  • Pennsylvania 6
  • Philadelphia Center for Architecture
  • Printers Place
  • Relentless Team Fitness
  • Springboard Media
  • Tria
  • Xiandu Thai Fusion
  • Yarnaphoria
  • Yoon’s Cleaners

Without your generous support, we could not make our annual fundraiser a success!


Submit Your Email Address

Would you like to receive emailed notification of upcoming concerts and other park events?  Use our handy contact form to share your email address with us.

Just click on “Contact Information” in the menu above.  The new contact form is at the top of the Contact Information page.