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Family Program – The Colonial Farm Experience

October 17, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

| $30 per Family Group (up to 6 people)


October 17, 2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
$30 per Family Group (up to 6 people)
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Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901 United States

Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in a log house? Bring the family down to the Mercer Museum for a live, in-person educational program where the whole family can explore the daily life of colonial farmers. Learn about the well pump, colonial games and toys, churning butter, and more!

Each 45-minute session is reserved for a private family group with up to 6 people. All guests 3 and older are required to wear face coverings during the program. This program is partially held outdoors and is hosted in an authentic Colonial-Era Log House that is not climate controlled. Please dress appropriately.

Registration for this program is required. Tickets allow discounted admission to the Mercer Museum ($10 Adult/$5 Youth, based on availability). Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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9:00 a.m. Colonial Farm Experience

10:00 a.m. Colonial Farm Experience – SOLD OUT

11:00 a.m. Colonial Farm Experience

2:00 p.m. Colonial Farm Experience – SOLD OUT

3:00 p.m. Colonial Farm Experience

4:00 p.m. Colonial Farm Experience – SOLD OUT


Henry Mercer was 51 when he began building the first of his three concrete structures, his home Fonthill, 1908-1910.
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Please note that Fonthill Castle will close early on Friday, October 1, & Saturday, October 2 for private events. On both days the last tour will take place at 2pm. Please see our mask recommendations here.