Past Events

“Christmas in the Castle”

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 27 through Sunday, January 10, 2016 TOURS ARE NOT OFFERED DECEMBER 14-15, 24-25 WEEKDAYS AT 1:30 AND 2:30 PM WEEKENDS AT 1:00, 1:30 AND 2:30 PM Tour reservations are strongly recommended as tour space is limited. Call 267.502.2990 or email [email protected] to book a tour. $12.00 Adults $10.00 Seniors (65+)/Students […]

David Wilcox in Concert

At Glencairn Museum Friday, September 18, 2015 | 8:00 pm (doors open at 7:30 p.m.) Admission $15, $10 for students, seniors and Museum members. Online tickets available beginning August 1. Phone purchases: 215.947.6225 ext. 206. David Wilcox is a father, a husband, a citizen, and a traveler—an adventurer at his very core, always on his […]

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day LIVE! 2015

At Glencairn Museum Saturday, September 26th and Sunday, 27 2015 | Tours begin at 1, 1:45, 2:30 and 3:00 p.m. Free admission with Museum Day LIVE! coupon.  RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.  Click here to reserve tickets Tickets available at The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people WITH RESERVATIONS. In the spirit of […]

Family History Tour and Workshop

At Glencairn Museum Sunday, October 4, 2015 | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Donations welcome. Reservations recommended, limited to 15 participants. Call 267.602.2990 to reserve your spot. Walk-ins welcome as space permits. In honor of Family History Month (October), Glencairn is hosting a family history tour and workshop. Begin the day with a tour of the […]

Medieval Festival 2015

At Glencairn Museum Sunday, October 25, 2015| 1:00 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 […]

Candy Apple Workshop

At Cairnwood Estate Saturday, October 31, 2015 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Looking for a different experience for Halloween this year? Attend the Candy Apple Workshop at Cairnwood Estate on Saturday, October 31st 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: […]

Masquerade Ball: Celebrate Halloween in Style!

At Cairnwood Estate Saturday, October 31, 2015 | 8:30 pm Ladies and Gentleman ~ Please come in your best dress or suit with a mask for an evening of glamour at a historic level! The estate is excited to welcome you and your guests to an evening of celebration while showcasing cuisine of Sensational Host […]

Les Canards Chantants | 1.500 Surround Sound

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 6, 2015 | 8:00 pm (doors open at 7:30) Admission: $15 Adults, $10 Basic Members/Students with I.D. Free for Gold Members. Tickets are sold at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance. Before 5.1 surround sound, there was stereo. Long before both, however, was the original surround sound: […]

World Nativities 2015

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 27 through Sunday, January 10, 2016 Daily 12 to 4:30 PM, Closed December 14-15, 24-25 Suggested donation $5/person   Glencairn Museum’s World Nativities exhibition presents dozens of three-dimensional Nativity scenes, collected from around the world. For many Christians the Nativity scene is a meaningful expression of religious faith, providing a […]

Christmas Traditions in Many Lands

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 27 through Sunday, January 10, 2016 Daily 12 to 4:30 PM, Closed December 14-15, 24-25 Suggested donation $5/person   This exhibition reveals how Christmas was celebrated in a variety of countries during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Objects and images from the collection of the National Christmas Center and Museum […]