About Herman St. Studios

Herman Street Studios is the “place for your artistic space.”

Constructed in 1928, Herman street artists’ studios offer an authentic appeal to some of the most innovative, creative artisans in the Philadelphia area. Extraordinarily appealing is the location in historic Germantown. Iconic historical buildings lead the way to Herman Street Studios invoking creative inspiration and a sense of community.

Philadelphia mill buildings offer a pallet in which to create unique and diverse work spaces for a wide array of community members.
First and second floor spaces have 11 ft. high ceilings, 6 ft. operable windows, and wooden floors throughout. Lower level spaces have natural light, cement floors and roll in/roll out loading options.

All spaces on each floor have shared gender neutral bathrooms, utility sinks, on and off street parking, floor to ceiling interior walls for privacy, secure electronic entry 24/7 access and utilities included.

Herman Street offers the following amenities:

  • 30,000 Square Foot Historical Facility with 3 floors
  • All wood floors
  • 2nd-floor artist studios with 11-foot ceilings
  • Security with electronic entry
  • Accessibility to the loading dock
  • WIFI throughout building
  • Freight Elevator
  • 6 ft high windows with tons of natural light
  • Shared bathrooms throughout the building
  • Intercom system for each tenant space
  • Exterior lighting


  • Served by bus lines
  • Train Station within walking distance
  • Accessibility to center city
  • Short walk to Mt. Airy
  • 10 minutes from Chestnut Hill

Our eclectic mix of people, energetic environment, and camaraderie makes Herman St. Studios the perfect community for:

  • Artists & Makers
  • Painters
  • Paper Makers
  • Woodworking
  • Framers
  • Architects
  • Office Space for small businesses
Herman Street Studios Sample

Studio space at Herman St.

Herman Street Studios Hallway

Studio Hallway

Tulpehocken Train Station

Tulpehocken Train Station

Studios for Rent

If you are looking for a space to create, Herman St. Studios is the place for you! Imagine your studio as part of a community that includes immense historical significance!

For information regarding studio availability or to put your name on a waiting list, please contact us through our contact form and let us know how we can help you.

Art studios for rent
Art studios for rent
Studio space at Herman St.