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High Flying Fun for Kids of All Ages! Join the Friends of the Bucks County Historical Society at Fonthill Castle for this spectacular spring event! Learn to build and fly a kite with Clifford “The Kiteman” Quinn. Admission to the event is $5 per family, which includes a kite presentation by Mr. Quinn at 1:00  p.m. in Fonthill Castle’s tent. Bring your own kite to fly or reserve a kite to build and decorate at an additional $5 per kite! A…

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Tower Tours

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During these hour-long tours, guests explore Henry Mercer’s home from basement to tower and learn more about Mercer’s creative ideas through stories and illustrated prints. These special behind-the-scenes tours offer access to areas not seen on daily tours. Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways at this historic site. Tickets are $15 Adults/$10 Member Adults; $8 Youth (6-17)/$5 Member Youth. Purchase tickets to the 10:15 a.m. Tower Tour Purchase tickets to the 11:45 a.m. Tower Tour

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Fonthill Castle Escape Room

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Mystery and intrigue await all those who dare to enter Fonthill Castle’s Escape Room. In coordination with Doylestown Escape Room, Fonthill Castle’s tower room has transformed into a whirlwind adventure and the only way to solve the mystery is for groups to work together to uncover clues, figure out puzzles and discover the location of Bluebeard’s key before time runs out. Registration required. Due to program content, this event is not recommended for children younger than 12.  Guests must be able to go up and down…

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Fonthill Castle

Fonthill Castle Escape Room

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Mystery and intrigue await all those who dare to enter Fonthill Castle’s Escape Room. In coordination with Doylestown Escape Room, Fonthill Castle’s tower room has transformed into a whirlwind adventure and the only way to solve the mystery is for groups to work together to uncover clues, figure out puzzles and discover the location of Bluebeard’s key before time runs out. Registration required. Due to program content, this event is not recommended for children younger than 12.  Guests must be able to go up and down…

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Fonthill Castle

Fonthill Castle Escape Room

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Featured

Mystery and intrigue await all those who dare to enter Fonthill Castle’s Escape Room. In coordination with Doylestown Escape Room, Fonthill Castle’s tower room has transformed into a whirlwind adventure and the only way to solve the mystery is for groups to work together to uncover clues, figure out puzzles and discover the location of Bluebeard’s key before time runs out. Registration required. Due to program content, this event is not recommended for children younger than 12.  Guests must be able to go up and down…

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Visit the Fonthill Castle grounds for a lively children’s story hour featuring reading, music and more.

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Celebrate Henry Mercer’s 163rd birthday at Fonthill Castle with cake, lemonade and an appearance by “Henry Mercer and Rollo”!

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Join us on the grounds of Fonthill Castle to celebrate Independence Day with some old-fashioned fun. Festivities include a decorated bike parade, watermelon-eating contests, wheelbarrow and sack races, tug-of-war and live music. Food vendors will be available on-site. Tickets sold at the door by cash or check

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Fonthill Castle

Tower Tours

Category:
Featured, Tour

During these hour-long tours, guests explore Henry Mercer’s home from basement to tower and learn more about Mercer’s creative ideas through stories and illustrated prints. These special behind-the-scenes tours offer access to areas not seen on daily tours. Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways at this historic site. Tickets are $15 Adults/$10 Member Adults; $8 Youth (6-17)/$5 Member Youth. Purchase tickets to the 10:15 a.m. Tower Tour Purchase tickets to the 11:45 a.m. Tower Tour

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Visit the Fonthill Castle grounds for a lively children’s story hour featuring reading, music and more.

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ROLLO'S FACTS

In addition to installing his own Arts and Crafts tiles in Fonthill, Henry Mercer incorporated Persian, Chinese, Spanish and Dutch tiles.
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