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Events and Activities

You may register for programs that take place at Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove in person at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Visitor Services desks. Or to register by phone, call 215-235-7469. A nonrefundable service charge for each space reserved is added to all phone orders (members $2.50, nonmembers $3.50). There is no service charge for reservations made in the Museum.

Trolley Tour: Loyalists vs. Patriots
Sunday, July 15, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance) 15 minutes prior to departure to check-in.
Paid tickets required
$40; $32 members (does not include Museum admission)
Cost includes transportation and admission to Cedar Grove, Woodford, and Laurel Hill.
Paid parking available in the Museum Garage

Discover the stories behind how some colonial families chose a side during the American Revolution with a visit to historic houses Cedar Grove, Woodford, and Laurel Hill.

Trolley departs from and returns to the West Entrance of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. These historic sites are not wheelchair accessible.

Parks on Tap: Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant, East Fairmount Park
Free

​The city’s traveling pop-up beer garden visits East Fairmount Park. Enjoy lawn games, artisan demonstrations, and brief tours inside Mount Pleasant, an architectural masterpiece.​ Although the house closes at 8:00 p.m., the beer garden will stay open until 10:00 p.m. (weather permitting).

  • Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 2, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 3, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 4, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 5, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


 

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