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Tower Tour for Families

September 26, 2015 @ 11:00 am

| $14 adults/ $8 youth (ages 6-17); $8 member adult/$4 member youth

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Date:
September 26, 2015
Time:
11:00 am
Cost:
$14 adults/ $8 youth (ages 6-17); $8 member adult/$4 member youth
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Venue

Fonthill Castle
525 East Court Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 United States
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Phone:
215-345-0210

In this one-hour tour, children and parents explore Henry Mercer’s castle from basement to tower and learn about Mercer’s creative ideas through stories and prints.  This special tour travels through some areas of the castle not seen on the regular tour, including the Kitchen, Morning Room and Wind Room and takes guests up to the top terrace.

Children must be 6 or older and able to climb the steep stairs.  Reservations required, call 215-348-9461 or email fhmail@fonthillmuseum.org.

Photo by Allure West Studios

ROLLO'S FACTS

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.
ROLLO'S FACTS

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