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Pennypacker Mills

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5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473-1844
+1 610-287-9349
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Great second visit

Went with a small group of senior citizens. Very knowledgeable tour guide. Beautiful home. We... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
Robert C
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PA
Awesome

History is amazing. The grounds are beautiful. Tour of house is interesting. Samuel Pennypacker was... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
58girlcave
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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473-1844
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

Went with a small group of senior citizens. Very knowledgeable tour guide. Beautiful home. We enjoyed the two cats hanging around outside.

Thank Robert C
Linda C, Museum Educator at Pennypacker Mills, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad your group had an incredible time at the Mills. Please plan to return for one of our summertime events or the Christmas holidays.

Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

History is amazing. The grounds are beautiful. Tour of house is interesting. Samuel Pennypacker was an amazing man. Really worth visiting.

Thank 58girlcave
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Pennypacker Mills is a hidden gem! They have an annual calendar with many interesting period activities. It is lovingly run by those who maintain the property and they are always very nice to interact with. There are fun activities for children throughout the year. It...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed August 3, 2017

What a gem! After a scrumptious breakfast at The Lederach Tea Room, my husband and I decided to head over to the Pennypacker Mill Estate. What a surprise! Not only is it a slice of Pennsylvania history (former governor) George Washington also encamped here with...More

Thank N1113CEnancyb
Reviewed June 5, 2017

This place is a snapshot in time , frozen and preserved and protected form the outside world. The staff is welcoming and so knowledgeable. the Mansion is just outstanding and the landscape is pristine. We attended the Civil War Event, Speaker , Music, Reenactors FREE...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed February 19, 2017

There was so much to learn from our guide. The estate has guided tours and activities scheduled through the year. We even walked through a bedroom that George Washington had stayed in when visiting the Pennypackers. You must this gem of Montgomery County, Pa

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We visited Pennypacker Mills in early December, when the house was decorated for Christmas. When we arrived, a tour had just started, so we accompanied that group. The docent was very well-educated in the history of the home and Governor Pennypacker. It was a most...More

Thank sb24pa
Reviewed December 20, 2015

Christmas season is a great time to visit Pennypacker Mills. Beautifully decorated along with a whole house filled with the belongings of Samuel Pennypacker and his family. We had a docent who shared her knowledge of the home and the family and she was so...More

Thank Trixie1953
Reviewed September 15, 2015

A house fill with antiques and memorabilia from Governor Pennypacker a mid 19th scholar and politician. Graves located in this beautiful estate are of officers and enlisted men wounded at the revolutionary battle of Germantown. Washington camped here both before and after that engagement. Just...More

1  Thank Dreyfus01
Reviewed July 5, 2015

A lovely historic home in a country setting. General Pennypacker's summer home was lovely and full of family history. Beautiful setting, good knowledgeable docent led tour.

Thank genkathy
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