Sign up today for our next Spotlight Tour, Fine Art: The Paintings & People of Cliveden, on July 13th!

Second Saturdays at Cliveden

May to October ~ 10:30am to 4pm

Featuring Spotlight Tours, free tours of the Main House, and a free guided activity for young children and their caregivers.

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Spotlight Tours

Every Second Saturday at 10:30am | $20 General Admission, $10 for 19119 & 19144 residents

Second Saturdays

Schedule: Click on each title to learn more & register

May 11 - The Architecture of Service Spaces  SOLD OUT

June 8 - Cliveden Property Walking Tour

July 13 - Fine Art: The Paintings & People of Cliveden 

August 10 - Cliveden's Histories & Landscapes

September 14 - Revolutionary Germantown

October 12 - Mid-19th Century Germantown

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Free House Tours

12pm to 4pm beginning on the hour; last tour at 3pm

House tours begin in the Carriage House Visitor Center, located at 98 E. Cliveden Street, 19119. Visitors will view our current exhibit, The Turmoil of Transition: The mid-nineteenth century at Cliveden. Each tour is a one-hour experience.

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Children's Activity: Object Investigator

Free guided activity at 12:30pm

Inspect objects from the past during a 30-minute interactive guided experience for young children and their caregivers.


Storytime at The Nest

Free activity at 1:30pm

Join Mt. Airy CDC for story time at The Literacy Nest, a community reading installation built for children and their caregivers to be a safe and inviting space to share and read stories.

Getting Here

Cliveden's physical address is 6401 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144. Street parking is available around the site and neighborhood on a first come, first serve basis.

The grounds can be accessed via Germantown Avenue front gate, the side gate located on Cliveden Street (98 E. Cliveden Street, 19119), and the rear gate on Morton Street.

Enjoyed Second Saturday? Attend Cliveden programs!

Cliveden offers great programs throughout the year, featuring guest speakers & covering a variety of topics. View our Programs page to learn more!