All visitors must wear masks and maintain social distancing while at Cliveden

Visit this great historic site!

Cliveden’s grounds are open Monday - Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM

Directions to Cliveden

Our 5.5-acre property takes up a full city block, within the perimeters of Germantown Avenue, Cliveden Street, Morton Street and Johnson Street, in Philadelphia’s Historic Northwest.

Driving Directions

Via PA Turnpike (I-276): Take exit 333 and follow Germantown Pike east for 7 miles to Cliveden Street on the left.

Via Schuylkill Expressway (I-76): Take exit 340 to Lincoln Drive. Turn right onto Johnson Street (third light) then left onto Germantown Avenue (fourth light). Take the first right onto Cliveden Street.

Public Transportation

SEPTA Bus: The 23 bus makes a stop directly in front of Cliveden on Germantown Avenue. Cliveden is also accessible on the HXH, and 18 bus routes. 

SEPTA Regional Rail: Cliveden is a short walking distance from the R7 (Chestnut Hill East) line, Washington Lane stop.

The grounds can be accessed by the main gate located on Germantown Avenue and the side gate on Cliveden Street; they are also wheelchair accessible.

Street parking is generally available.

Exhibition Cliveden


Exhibits are available on the grounds and along the Cliveden Street gate for your enjoyment

Two men pose for photograph while participating in a Revolutionary War Reinactment


Programs such as Cliveden Conversations, Re-enactments and more available. 



Adult tours and school group tours are offered. Contact us to schedule your appointment.


Private Rentals

Carriage House meeting room is available to rent for special events or multipurpose space