We grow community with organic gardening, fresh produce, and education.
The Hansberry Garden & Nature Center is a community garden and resource for environmental education in Southwest Germantown, at the corner of Hansberry Street and Wayne Avenue. We are a 501©(3) non-profit organization invested in our community through organic gardening, the City Harvest Program of the Pennsylvania Horticulture Society, and educational programs for children and adults.

5150 Wayne Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19144

Mailing Address: PO Box 44137 


Coming Up:

  • Tend the Garden Day Saturday, Oct. 20
    photo: smiling group of people standing near a toolshedThe final work day of the season is an important one as we prepare to put the garden to bed for the winter season— and to make the space welcoming for our Fall Harvest Fest the following Saturday. Read more »
  • Taps, Tables, Tunes Open at Harvest Fest Potluck on Oct. 27
    photos of beer taps, covered dishes, picnicers and drummersOn the evening of Saturday, Oct. 25, Hansberry Garden’s fall harvest festival will offer live music, beer samples from Germantown’s own Attic Brewing Company, and hot dogs and tofu dogs as well as our usual monthly potluck. Members, neighbors, and friends are invited to share food, drink, and conversation. Read more »