Mount Airy Day

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05/05/2018 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cliveden
Phone:215-848-1777
Address: 6401 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Presented by East Mt. Airy Neighbors & West Mt. Airy Neighbors, the festivities on the grounds of Cliveden will include a wide variety of vendors, food, and children’s activities.

The first floor of Cliveden’s Main House will be open for tours. Visitors will also be able to visit both our 1767 Kitchen Dependency and our 1959 kitchen and participate in free activities as well as view our core exhibition Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness? and a new exhibition, The Chews & The Complex Institution of Slavery, in the Carriage House.

For a list of performers, event sponsors and further information please visit www.mtairyday.org.

Related upcoming events

  • 06/09/2018 12:00 PM - 06/09/2018 5:00 PM

    Join foodways historian Michael Twitty and local jazz great Warren Oree for a day of food and music as we explore the history of the Chews and their enslaved and free workers in new ways. This event is free to the public and we encourage you to bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic for Warren's concert at 3 PM. This is an event you don't want to miss!

  • 07/04/2018 12:00 PM - 07/04/2018 4:00 PM

    As part of Historic Germantown's Independence Day Celebration, Cliveden will be open 12 PM to 4 PM. Admission is FREE! We will have a variety of activities for visitors of all ages, such as tours of our Main House; new exhibition, The Chews & The Complex Institution of Slavery, permanent exhibition, Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness? and loaned objects from the Lest We Forget Slavery Museum; and interactive activities in our 1767 Kitchen Dependency and 1959 Kitchen.

  • 10/06/2018 10:00 AM - 10/06/2018 4:00 PM

    Germantown's colonial history comes alive at the Revolutionary Germantown Festival! From 10 AM to 4 PM, visit Historic Germantown sites, watch two reenactments of the Battle of Germantown on Cliveden's grounds, and enjoy a day of fun, food, and history in your backyard! After the battle, visit Historic Grumblethorpe for the Battle Bash--the annual after Battle party filled with food, music, and reenactors. 

    Admission is FREE and has activities for visitors of all ages. Mark your calendars for October 6-we promise a day unlike any other!