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SMP is Expanding Our Team!

SMP Architects is seeking an architectural designer with a flexible skill set and interest in all aspects of the profession.

SMP is currently studying a possible visitor center renovation @hawk_mountain , which would include the addition of a large covered entry and a new roof structure to expand and unify the interior spaces. #visitorcenter #architecture #park #pennsylvania #hawks #nature ...

Spotted by a friend of SMP at Mount Airy Playground! ...

Photos from a design workshop at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary this winter. The staff discussed with us important elements in the renovation of their building - most importantly, they want visitors to feel inspired when they leave. #architecture #participation #community #nature #design ...

East Park Canoe House Ribbon Cutting

On March 9th, the Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated East Park Canoe House. This 1914 Spanish Mission Revival style building, designed by Walter T. Smedley,…

Grand Opening for Frances Slocum Environmental Education Center

On August 26th, Frances Slocum State Park celebrated the grand opening of their recently expanded Patrick J. Solano Environmental Education Center. The new expansion provides an updated facility for environmental education, park programming, and interpretation…

GFS Science Center Published

The Wade Science Center at Germantown Friends School has been published as a case study in Energy Accounts, published by Routledge in 2016. With text written by SMP Principals David Ade and Todd Woodward, the…

Nature Inn is #1!

The Nature Inn at Bald Eagle has been named the Best Eco-Friendly Hotel by USA Today. The Nature Inn is a LEED Gold, SMP design building for the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources…

Writers House Honored by Preservation Alliance

The Writers House at Rutgers-Camden, designed by SMP Architects, was recognized by the Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia with a Grand Jury Award. Originally known as the Henry Genet Taylor House at 305 Cooper Street,…