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 [...]

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 - Viking Invasion

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.
Do you know how Vikings and the Book of Kells are connected? Have you ever heard a minstrel play a Jorvik panpipe, or tried your hand at spinning wool? Travel [...]

Celebrate Halloween in the style of old-world elegance at a Masquerade Ball

At Cairnwood Estate
Friday, October 31, 2014 | 8:30 pm
Cairnwood Estate, the Beaux-Arts style mansion located in Bryn Athyn, is inviting area residents to a glamourous masquerade ball to celebrate Halloween at a historic level!  The event will be held on all hallows eve – October 31st from 8:30 - Midnight.

Visitors of the Gilded [...]

Glass Painted Panels using Historic Techniques Workshop

At Glencairn Museum
Saturday, November 8 and Sunday, November 9, 2014 | 12:00 to 4:30 pm
Admission: $250/person. Reservations required. Space is limited. Contact Doreen Carey at 267.502.2981 or [email protected]
This class will introduce traditional techniques of glass painting used by stained glass artisans in the Medieval and Renaissance periods. Participants will be given a choice of [...]

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 [...]

Pipe Organ Dedication Service

At Bryn Athyn Cathedral
Friday, November 21, 2014 | 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
The dedication service for the Chara Aurora Cooper Haas Pipe Organ, a landmark historic project renovating and installing an E. M. Skinner organ with additional work by Charles Kegg. The dedication will be played by Peter Conte, Grand Court Organist [...]

“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 [...]

Trim the Tree

At Cairnwood Estate
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 10:00 am
Share your Christmas spirit at Cairnwood’s annual Trim the Tree on Tuesday, December 2nd from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is a great way to welcome the holiday season!
Join us for a light breakfast and holiday decorating that will make Cairnwood sparkle. Complimentary refreshments including [...]