Posts Tagged ‘ history ’

Cairnwood Book Club: September Meeting

At Cairnwood Estate Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | 7:30 to 9:00 pm Add The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough to your summer reading list and join Cairnwood Estate‘s Literary Guild for a book discussion on Tuesday, September 24. McCullough writes, “Not all pioneers went west.” Learn more about the American artists, writers, […]



“Christmas in the Castle” Guided Tours

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 29, 2013 through Sunday, January 5, 2014 | Mondays through Fridays 2:30 and 3:30pm Saturdays and Sundays 1:00, 1:30, and 2:30pm Admission: $8 Adults, $6 Seniors/Students with I.D.. Glencairn members half price.



Homeschool Days: Christmas in the Castle

At Glencairn Museum Tuesday, December 10 and Thursday, December 12, 2013| 9:30am to 12:30pm Visit Glencairn for a variety of family activities: Explore the exhibition “Follow the Star: World Nativities” Guided “Christmas in the Castle” tours (tours depart at 9:45, 10:30 and 11:15; reservations required) The Christmas Story in Art Quest (win a prize!) The Follow the […]



Epiphany Celebration

At Glencairn Museum Sunday, January 5, 2014 | 12:00 to 4:30pm Mark the date traditionally celebrated as the day the Wise Men visited the Holy Family. View the“Follow the Star: World Nativities” exhibition one final time until next year, take the “Christmas in the Castle” guided tour, hear live holiday music, participate in an activity, […]



Landmarks 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: […]



“Christmas in the Castle” Guided Tours

At Glencairn Museum Friday, November 28, 2014 through Sunday, January 11, 2015.  Weekdays at 1:30 and 2:30 p.m., and weekends at 1:00, 1:30, and 2:30 p.m. 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 […]



Victorian Easter Egg Hunt

At Cairnwood Estate Saturday, March 31, 2012 | 10:00 am Join us for a light-hearted Easter egg hunt on our expansive lawns and in our beautiful gardens. Ages 0–12 welcome to participate. Admission: free, easter baskets not included.