Movies at the Mercer Museum

 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA

The Mercer Museum and The County Theater, in partnership with The Moving Picture Cinema, bring outdoor movies to the community with the 2022 Movies at the Mercer Museum series.

Join us on the third Thursday of each month on the Green of the Mercer Museum for a family-friendly series of outdoor film screenings.


Thursday, May 19, 2022: Spaceballs 
Gates Open: 7:30pm
Film Starts: 8:30pm
Runtime: 1 hr. 36 min. – Rated PG – 1987

In a distant galaxy, a renegade space pilot and his trusty half-dog, half-man sidekick must save a princess from the evil clutches of the Spaceballs, led by President Skroob (Mel Brooks) and the dastardly Dark Helmet (Rick Moranis). This all too familiar, Mel Brooks space spoof, is easily quotable and skewers films from STAR WARS (May the Schwartz be with you) to 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY.

Tickets and more information can be found here:


Thursday, June 16, 2022: The Mummy 
Gates Open: 7:45pm
Film Starts: 8:45pm
Runtime: 2 hr. 4 min. – Rated PG-13 – 1999

An expedition of treasure-seeking explorers stumble upon an ancient Egyptian tomb in 1920’s Sahara Desert, and unwittingly setting loose a vengeful 3,000-year-old Egyptian priest. Non-stop action, sweeping romance, goofy humor, exotic locales, and of course, Brendan Fraser. THE MUMMY is a thrilling update to the horror classic by blending Indiana Jones with ‘90s popcorn cinema.

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Thursday, July 21, 2022: Mamma Mia (Sing-a-Long Version) 
Gates Open: 7:45pm
Film Starts: 8:45pm
Runtime: 1 hr. 48 min. – Rated PG-13 – 2008

Meryl Streep plays a free-spirited, single woman living on a Greek island whose daughter invites three men from her mother’s past to the Mediterranean paradise, to find out which one is her real father. This enchanting musical combines the songs of ABBA with a tale of love, laughter, and friendship. Also starring Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, and Stellan Skarsgård.

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Thursday, August 18, 2022: The Karate Kid
Gates Open: 7:15pm
Film Starts: 8:15pm
Runtime: 2 hr. 6 min. – Rated PG – 1984

Daniel, a new kid in town, finds himself the target of a group of bullies who study karate at the Cobra Kai dojo. With the help of martial arts master, Mr. Miayagi, Daniel hones his own set of karate skills just in time for the all-state tournament. The ultimate ‘80s underdog story, THE KARATE KID still packs a powerful kick to this day.

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Thursday, September 15, 2022: Legally Blonde 
Gates Open: 6:30pm
Film Starts: 7:30pm
Runtime: 1 hr. 36 min. – Rated PG-13 – 2001

After fashionable sorority queen, Elle Woods (Reese Witherspoon), is dumped by her blue blood boyfriend. She decides to follow him east and enroll in Harvard law school. While there she figures out that there’s more to her than just looks. LEGALLY BLONDE offers hilarious proof that one should never underestimate a blonde Gemini vegetarian with a hidden knack for the law!


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Thursday, October 20, 2022: Labyrinth 
Gates Open: 6:00pm
Film Starts: 7:00pm
Runtime: 1 hr. 41 min. – Rated PG – 1986

A 15-year-old girl accidentally wishes her younger brother away to the Goblin King who will keep him unless she can escape his labyrinth in 13 hours. Featuring an innovative mix of sophisticated puppetry and off-kilter rock songs, written by David Bowie. LABYRINTH is further proof of director Jim Henson’s boundless imagination. Starring Jennifer Connelly and David Bowie as the Goblin King.

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Movies at the Mercer Museum is sponsored by: 


The Manganiello Family         



 Pat Tagliolini
 Doylestown Realtor



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•On Sunday, May 22nd, 2022, Fonthill Castle will be closing early due to a private event. The last tour will be at 2pm.
• Effective Tuesday, March 1, 2022, face coverings are optional at our two sites. Learn more about our Covid-19 policies.