1. A&N House of ProduceFamily-owned retail produce store specializing in fresh high-value fruits and veggies.
2. Germantown & School House Farmers MarketThe Germantown & School House Farmers Market, operated by The Food Trust, is open Thursdays, 3-7 p.m., June-October 2018 at Germantown Avenue & E. School House Lane.
3. Chelten Market IGAChelten Market is a new full service grocery store in Central Germantown.
4. Maplewood Nutrition and Dietary Food ShopFamily owned and operated since 1963 selling high quality vitamins, herbs, and nutritious foods.
Pioneering free jazz muscian Sun Ra moved his band The Arkestra from New York City to Germantown in 1968 and never left.
The first written protest against slavery was written in 1688 at the corner of Germantown Ave & Wister St.
Germantown Avenue, also known as "The Great Road," follows an Indian path from the Delaware River.
Germantown was an independent municipality until 1854, when it became part of the City of Philadelphia.
During the Philadelphia Yellow Fever Epidemic in 1793, President George Washington and his cabinet moved to Germantown.
Germantown Avenue is part of the Colonial Germantown National Historic District, the longest National Historic District in the U.S.