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Dream Garden Glass Mosaic

601 Walnut St # 45, in the Curtis Building, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3323
+1 732-604-3444
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601 Walnut St # 45, in the Curtis Building, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3323
City Center East
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

It's been a year since we've last visited and there are several cracks in the mural, which are taped and numbered. The damage occurred during some building renovation nearly a year ago...and sadly the damage has not been repaired, nor are the fountains in the...More

Thank mlraver
Reviewed 23 May 2017

So glad I walked in on my way through Washington Square to National Constitutional Center. It's an amazing piece of art. Yes, parts are being renovated but its beauty is apparent.

Thank ELLlady
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It's close to independence hall so very convenient to stop by if you are already in the area. However, when I was there on April 19th, it looked as though it was being renovated. It looked as though there were lots of pieces of masking...More

Thank Abbey Q
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Simply stunning 100 year old Tiffany glass mosaic. It is just amazing what someone could do just using pieces of colored glass! The setting sun reflecting off of the tree trunk and the hills behind it, Just wow!

Thank Rudolfo699
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Directly across from independence hall in an office building lobby lies an incredible mosaic masterpiece . This is not a long event it is the only thing there but definitely worth stopping in .

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I've been wanting to see this beautiful mural for over a decade and was so glad/happy to finally see it. It's better than I imagined! Gorgeous Tiffany favrile glass in sumptuous Maxfield Parrish artwork. The more you relax and look at it, the more things...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a huge floor to ceiling mosaic in the lobby of The Curtis Center at Walnut and 6th St. It was designed as a collaboration between Maxfield Parrish and Louis Comfort Tiffany and will amaze you. Just walk into the building and take a...More

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Philadelphia hidden gem and cannot miss sight is located inside the Curtis Center. The Tiffany Mosaic is a beautiful art piece open and free to the public for viewing and admiring. I highly recommend a visit here to experience a Maxfield Parrish original.

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Located in the lobby of The Curtis Center is a radiant mosaic which was designed in collaboration between Maxfield Parrish and Louis Comfort Tiffany. Composed of more than 100,000 pieces of favrile glass, each one is hand-fired to achieve absolute perfection in each of the...More

Thank Skydancer1955
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I stumbled onto this wonderful piece of art quite by accident. It's called THE DREAM GARDEN and was constructed by Tiffany Studios in 1914-15. It's made of Favorite Glass I think. It covers the whole back wall of the Curtis Building at 6th & Walnut...More

Thank Girlfromsouthmain
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Leeny1221
19 February 2015|
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Response from SteveinPhilly | Reviewed this property |
The Dream Garden is one of my favorite "hidden Gens" in Philly. It is in the Curtis Center Bliging on the 6th Str side just noth of Walnut. It was created by the Tiffany Studios. It is owned by casino mogul (I think he still... More
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