Photographic Rights and Reproductions

Images from the Mercer Museum and Library, and Fonthill Castle collections are available for personal use, research purposes, and both commercial and non-commercial forms of publication. Please contact the Collections Manager for information regarding usage policies, fees and procedures at or call 215-345-0210, ext. 119.

Special Library Research Services



There are 44 rooms in Fonthill including 10 bathrooms, 5 bedrooms and 18 fireplaces. Completed in 1910 Fonthill boasted modern conveniences- 2 dumbwaiters, an Otis elevator, an intercom buzzer system and phones to communicate within the house.

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