“No matter how grand the house, it is first and foremost a stage on which real human beings play out their lives.”
FROM THE FORWARD OF
American Splendor: The Residential Architecture of Horace Trumbauer
Founded in 1947, The Center City Residents’ Association is one of Philadelphia’s oldest and most powerful civic associations and is dedicated to maintaining and improving the quality of life in our area. Each year, CCRA gathers to honor those who integrate Center City’s architectural past by creatively adapting existing structures, while preserving the connection to the city’s history.