Matthias Baldwin Park Rules


For the good of the park and all who use it, these rules were established by the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department.


Park Hours: 7 am – 10 pm


The following are prohibited:

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Bicycles, roller blades, skateboards, scooters

  • Motorized vehicles

  • Smoking or vaping

  • illegal substances

  • lighting of fires, except in a metal barbecue stand

  • vending, selling, or soliciting anything without written permission

  • tents, shelters, or camping

  • feeding or disturbing birds or wildlife

  • Littering and dumping

  • disposing of household or business trash in the park's trash cans

  • Removing plants, stones or other park property

  • A 10 pm curfew exists throughout the Parks and Recreation system


Dog Regulations:

  • Dogs must be kept on a leash no greater than six feet. No off-leash pets

  • Please clean up after your pet(s)

  • Website with more information on dog regulations and best practices: Parks and Rec, Dog Policies

Permit Information:

Permits are required for

Matthias Baldwin Park 

423 N 19th St 

Philadelphia, PA 19130

Friends of Matthias Baldwin Park is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works to preserve the Matthias Baldwin Park

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