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Historic Sites

  1. Holiday Tours

    December 7, 2019, All Day @ Pennypacker Mills

    Entertaining for the Holidays Victorian Style - see how a house would be transformed for guests with all the best china and crystal and a special buffet for gentlemen callers to young ladies like Governor Pennypacker's daughters. It all makes for a wonderful experience and time of year. Plan your visit today! The Museum Shop is stocked with unique, vintage ornaments, gift items, sweets, and toys. Groups of 10 or more should contact the site to arrange for a group reservation.

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  2. Twelfth Night Holiday Tours at Pottsgrove Manor

    December 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Pottsgrove Manor

    The whole family can enjoy learning about how the colonists celebrated the yuletide season through the lively merriment of Twelfth Night. Uncover the origins of many holiday traditions alongside some forgotten favorites on guided tours of Pottsgrove Manor. The entire house will be transformed for the season, sharing the stories of both the endless preparations done by the household staff and the celebrations that the Potts family would have enjoyed.

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  3. Candlelight Tours

    December 7, 2019, 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Peter Wentz Farmstead

    The soft glow of candles will guide you throughout the Farmstead for tours showcasing colonial music, seasonal entertaining, and a visit from Belsnickel, a Pennsylvania German St. Nicholas in furs. (Last tour begins at 8:30pm). All ages; $2 per person suggested donation.

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Parks Events

  1. More Holiday Crafts

    December 7, 2019, 10:00 AM @ Green Lane Park

    Our holiday craft programs conclude for the season as we create “Kissing Balls” from local nuts, pods and cones. While this will be our primary focus, participants can choose from other craft projects including centerpieces, pine cone wreaths, and several other choices. No previous experience needed, let our crafty volunteers walk you through any of the projects! Bring a hot glue gun or borrow one of ours. Spaces are limited, pre-registration required. Program will meet at Stone Pavilion (2115 Snyder Road, Green Lane, PA 18054). Ages 12 and up. Materials fee of $8 per person.

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