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Pennypacker Mills

5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473-1844
+1 610-287-9349
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A great local attraction

Just another impressive set of grounds that are historically preserved. A once family farm that... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Joel M
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Buda, Texas
via mobile
Gorgeous and Authentic

This is a beautiful house and property. The interior and furnishings of the house are 95% authentic... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
HHH111223344
,
Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473-1844
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Just another impressive set of grounds that are historically preserved. A once family farm that served as a stopping point for George Washington a day his troops. Very nice.

Thank Joel M
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a beautiful house and property. The interior and furnishings of the house are 95% authentic which is uncommon. You can tour it for FREE which is also uncommon. Our guide was very knowledgeable and interesting. The property is lovely and very relaxing. They...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It was an interesting and informative visit. The docent was amazing...we will recommend it to our friends and family.

Thank Danick
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Went with a small group of senior citizens. Very knowledgeable tour guide. Beautiful home. We enjoyed the two cats hanging around outside.

Thank Robert C
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Linda C, Museum Educator at Pennypacker Mills, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

So glad your group had an incredible time at the Mills. Please plan to return for one of our summertime events or the Christmas holidays.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

History is amazing. The grounds are beautiful. Tour of house is interesting. Samuel Pennypacker was an amazing man. Really worth visiting.

Thank 58girlcave
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Pennypacker Mills is a hidden gem! They have an annual calendar with many interesting period activities. It is lovingly run by those who maintain the property and they are always very nice to interact with. There are fun activities for children throughout the year. It...More

Thank Christine W
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

What a gem! After a scrumptious breakfast at The Lederach Tea Room, my husband and I decided to head over to the Pennypacker Mill Estate. What a surprise! Not only is it a slice of Pennsylvania history (former governor) George Washington also encamped here with...More

Thank N1113CEnancyb
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This place is a snapshot in time , frozen and preserved and protected form the outside world. The staff is welcoming and so knowledgeable. the Mansion is just outstanding and the landscape is pristine. We attended the Civil War Event, Speaker , Music, Reenactors FREE...More

Thank Christopher W
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

There was so much to learn from our guide. The estate has guided tours and activities scheduled through the year. We even walked through a bedroom that George Washington had stayed in when visiting the Pennypackers. You must this gem of Montgomery County, Pa

Thank Jeffrey H
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We visited Pennypacker Mills in early December, when the house was decorated for Christmas. When we arrived, a tour had just started, so we accompanied that group. The docent was very well-educated in the history of the home and Governor Pennypacker. It was a most...More

Thank sb24pa
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