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Pottsgrove Manor

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This is such a beautiful piece of history in Pottstown. Right up on the hill on King Street, easy... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
baf804
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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Excellent presentation of history - minimal cost (funded by your county tax dollars)

We went to one of their occasional events there, and was very impressed. The two main presenters... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
SBinPA
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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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The Georgian home of John Potts, founder of Pottstown, was built in 1752.
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100 W King St, Pottstown, PA 19464-6318
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is such a beautiful piece of history in Pottstown. Right up on the hill on King Street, easy to find nice parking area, and it just takes you back in time! You can come and see how things were, with no luxuries like we...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We went to one of their occasional events there, and was very impressed. The two main presenters were county employees that work there full time, and they were knowledgeable, friendly, and enthusiastic. Highly recommend.

Thank SBinPA
Reviewed June 17, 2018

I have visited Pottsgrove Manor on a number of occasions, and I have truly enjoyed the experiences! The guides are so knowledgeable about the family history as well as what everday life was like in the 18th century, both for the wealthy colonist like John...More

Thank Kathryn Q
Reviewed May 28, 2018

WOW! This is a well run museum that brings history to life through displays without ropes. You can walk into each room and observe the items. They have mannequins dressed in the period throughout the house. It really gives you a flavor of what it...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for the candlelight tour just before Christmas. Parked across the street and down a little and took the limo shuttle bus. Arrived a little before dusk and got to see the house in daylight and candlelight. All the staff were very nice and...More

Thank R C
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Pottstown, PA, on our 3 day getaway to Valley Forge in mid-July 2017. In route to our hotel we passed Pottsgrove Manor. It looked very interesting, so we did a bit of research on line and visited it on our last day...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful historic house museum built by John and Ruth Potts in 1752. He was an iron master and did very well in the mid 1700's. He had to as they had 13 children. A beautiful place to take out of town guests! A real...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Enjoyed the master gardener, also the chief in the kitchen. He loved explaining the herbs and the way they used to cook to my granddaughter.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We go for the May Fair every year. A lot of activities for the kids to do. We always enjoy the different vendors and demonstrations of old timey days. You can walk through the house and see objects they preserved. Check their calendar for everything...More

Thank HopeIsRising
Reviewed May 28, 2017

What a wonderful stop, lots of great history in this old historic home. Worth a stop if you're in the area.

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