Upcoming Events

Current Exhibition - Behind the Lens: Raymond Pitcairn and Photography

At Glencairn Museum
Exhibition Saturday, February 8 through Saturday, November 15, 2014
Weekdays with tour or by appointment | Saturdays 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 and art collections. It is less well [...]



2014 Easter Services

At Bryn Athyn Cathedral

Sunday, April 13th - Palm Sunday Worship Services (Offering of Palms)
Family - 9: 30 a.m.
Young Children’s - 9:35 a.m.
Adult - 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, April 16th - Young Adult Vespers - 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 17th -  Thursday Holy Supper - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, April 18th - Good Friday Vespers - 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 20th - [...]



Funeral Sentences: a Choral Vespers Service for Good Friday

At Bryn Athyn Cathedral
Friday, April 18, 2014 | 8:00 pm (Preludes at 7:40 p.m.)
Join us for a music-filled service reflecting on themes of loss, longing, and transcendence.  The readings and message will be given by Rev. Erik Buss.  The seventeenth-century English music features Purcell’s Funeral Sentences and includes music by Byrd and Tomkins, Croft and [...]



Behind the Scenes: The Making of the Film Kundun

At Glencairn Museum
Tuesday, April 22 | 4:00 pm (Doors open at 3:45)
Admission:  Donations Welcome

Losang Samten was honored to be invited to serve as the Spiritual Technical Advisor for the Martin Scorsese film Kundun, as well as acting in the role of the Dalai Lama’s Attendant. He was also part of the team that created the mandala [...]



Tibetan Buddhist Sand Mandala

At Glencairn Museum
Wednesday, April 23 through Sunday, April 27 | 1:00 p.m. TO 4:00 p.m. daily
Free Admission April 23-26. Included in Sacred Arts Festival admission on April 27.

Witness the step-by-step creation of a traditional Sand Mandala, an ancient art form of Tibetan Buddhism. Mandalas are drawings in sand of the world in its divine form; they [...]



Sacred Arts Festival 2014

At Glencairn Museum
Sunday, April 27, 2014 | 1:00 TO 5:00 PM
Admission: $10 Adults, $8 Seniors/Students with I.D., Members/Children 3 and under Free.
Visit Glencairn Museum for our annual Sacred Arts Festival and experience religious art in the making. Witness demonstrators using ink, glass and paint to create beautiful expressions of faith. Relax at the Castle Café, [...]



Mother’s Day Carriage Event

At Cairnwood Estate
Sunday, May 11, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the Victorian Era and Mother’s Day on May 11th with carriage rides, exhibits, crafts & more!
The Beaux-Arts country house serves as a backdrop as guests experience a sampling of popular 19th century activities from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and get a glimpse [...]



Landmark in Lights

At the Bryn Athyn Historic District
Thursday, June 26, 2014 | 8:00 to 11:00pm
FREE admission. Additional activities for a small fee.
Enjoy quiet reflection as you explore the grounds of the Bryn Athyn Historic District in lights. Enjoy music at Bryn Athyn Cathedral, self-guided tours of Cairnwood Estate, and trips to the Glencairn Museum tower.
Cairnwood: FREE Admission to the [...]



Summer Wine Tasting

At Cairnwood Estate
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | 8:00 pm
Cairnwood Estate will open its doors Thursday, August 14 for a romantic end-of-the summer evening including a wine tasting showcasing wines from around the world, live jazz, and a chance to explore the Beaux Arts-style mansion and its lush grounds.
Visitors are invited to experience the grandeur of [...]



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 [...]