Upcoming Events

Weekly Church Services at Bryn Athyn Cathedral

At Bryn Athyn Cathedral
For weekly live streaming of the family (beginning at 9:10 am), adult (beginning at 10:40 am) and Good Friday Vespers (beginning at 7:30 pm on Friday, March 29), go to www.brynathyncathedral.org then Live Services – Audio and Video.
Cathedral Family Worship
Sundays | 9:30 am
A welcoming service with readings from the Bible and a [...]

Current Exhibition - Behind the Lens: Raymond Pitcairn and Photography

At Glencairn Museum
Exhibition Saturday, February 8 through Sunday, November 16, 2014
Weekdays with tour or by appointment | Saturdays 1:00 – 4:30 PM
Beginning in September: Sundays 1:00 – 4:30 PM
Donations welcome.
Raymond Pitcairn (1885-1966) is remembered primarily for his two remarkable architectural achievements: Bryn Athyn Cathedral, and Glencairn, the Bryn Athyn home he built for his family [...]

“Time Travelers”: A Family Backpack Tour

At Glencairn Museum
Beginning Saturday, September 6, 2014
Admission: $10 adults, $8 seniors/students with I.D., half price for Basic members, free for Gold members and children 3 and under.
On September 6, 2014 we will launch our new tour for families, “Time Travelers: A Family Backpack Tour.” A museum-like a time machine-is where the present meets [...]

Tibetan Association of Philadelphia Dance Ensemble

At Glencairn Museum
Sunday, September 7, 2014 | 3:30 pm
Free Admission
Glencairn Museum’s first floor is open for self guided tours from 1 to 4:30 pm. While you’re here, enjoy a live dance performed by an ensemble from the Tibetan Association of Philadelphia.

Les Canards Chantants

At Glencairn Museum
Friday, September 19, 2014 | 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00)
Admission: $15 Adults, $10 Members/Students with I.D. Tickets are not sold in advance, but may be purchased at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance.
Les Canards Chantants is an international solo-voice ensemble specializing in sacred and secular Renaissance polyphony. The ensemble [...]

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day LIVE! 2014

At Glencairn Museum
Saturday, September 27, 2014 | Tours begin at 1, 1:45, 2:30 and 3:00 p.m.
Free admission with Museum Day LIVE! coupon
Tickets will be available starting Aug. 1, 2014, at www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday
The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people.
In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums, who offer free admission everyday, Museum Day Live! is an [...]

Candy Apple Workshop

At Cairnwood Estate
Saturday, October 25, 2014 | 10:00 am to Noon
Looking for a different experience for Halloween this year? Attend the Candy Apple Workshop at Cairnwood Estate on Saturday, October 25th from 10 a.m to Noon. This family-friendly and kid-friendly event is a festive way to experience Cairnwood in the fall.
Enjoy family-friendly activities:
◾Make a gourmet candy apple [...]

Annual Medieval Festival

At Glencairn Museum
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Admission: $10 Adults, $8 Seniors/Students with I.D., FREE for Members and children 3 and under.
Have you ever heard a minstrel play a hurdy-gurdy, or tried your hand at spinning wool? Travel back to a time when illuminated manuscripts and stained glass windows were made [...]

Wister Quartet

At Glencairn Museum
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Admission: $15 Adults, $10 Members/Students with I.D. Tickets are not sold in advance, but may be purchased at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance.
Philadelphia’s foremost chamber music ensemble return to Glencairn Museum. Since its formation in 1987, the Grammy [...]

“Christmas in the Castle” Guided Tours

At Glencairn Museum
Friday, November 28, 2014 through Sunday, January 11, 2015
Admission: $10 adults, $8 seniors/students with ID.  FREE for members and children 3 and under.
How do you celebrate Christmas in a 20th-century castle? This 45-minute guided tour reveals how Christmas was celebrated at Glencairn when it was the private home of the Raymond and Mildred [...]