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Pennsbury Manor

400 Pennsbury Memorial Rd, Morrisville, PA 19067-6797
+1 215-946-0400
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William Penn wasn't just the first governor if Pennsylvania. He started an American movement that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dawn M
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Vienna, Virginia
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The reconstructed 1682 manor house and estate of William Penn founder of Pennsylvania is well worth... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Harriet M
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Haddonfield, New Jersey
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400 Pennsbury Memorial Rd, Morrisville, PA 19067-6797
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

William Penn wasn't just the first governor if Pennsylvania. He started an American movement that carried on through the signing of the Declaration of Independence. His rebuilt home and other properties are on display with three formal tours each day. We walked the grounds as...More

Thank Dawn M
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

The reconstructed 1682 manor house and estate of William Penn founder of Pennsylvania is well worth a visit. The house is sited on its original foundations fronting on the Delaware River. Before touring the estate, we viewed the video in the visitor’s center and listing...More

Thank Harriet M
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Pennsbury Manor was the country home of William Penn. It sits on the Delaware River, about 30 mile north of Philadelphia. It was a working estate with animals, fruit trees, crops to sustain the estate. The tour of the grounds and manor house, included with...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very quiet spot along the Delaware with several interesting outbuildings as well as a superd main house.

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is a fine place to be in Lower Bucks County on the banks of the Delaware River. It is the summer home of William Penn although he was there only a total of four years. It has a fine and immersive small museum, a...More

Thank Sharon F
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Stopped in on a weekday in August, and not crowded at all. Admission is discounted for seniors. Guided tours are given at certain times and last about an hour and a half. An orientation movie precedes the tour, and entry to the main house and...More

Thank SuzyQu15
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I really enjoyed the movie about William Penn and the tour of the grounds. What a beautiful spot he chose to build his home! This is close to Washington's crossing of the Delaware into Trenton.

Thank Jon K
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited to see the special Pirates event. Was very happy with the whole property. Only $9 and $7 for seniors. Spent 3 hours there. Actors play the pirates and gave a show filled with laughs describing how the Quakers interacted with the pirates. Went back...More

Thank alberttf2016
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you are an adult, it is 9, a senior, 7. I got there because I wanted to go on the guided tour at 11:30 and got there at 11. That was perfect to go into the exhibits first. Then a film about William Penn...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We recently took our 5th grade students (10 - 11 yrs old) to visit William Penn's home along the Delaware River in the "Pennsylvania Colony". The kids took a step back into the late 17th, early 18th century. They watched Quaker colonists work at their...More

Thank nancysmoose
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Brandywine1777
3 May 2018|
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I don't know; but the room walls/ceilings are high. As my grandmother would say, just don't think about it, dear. Have a good time. Harriet M..
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RJGBWG
9 March 2018|
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
I do not know about "charter" day. We were the only two people taking the tour on the day we went.
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Eleanor L
23 November 2016|
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Response from 19Wayne46_ | Reviewed this property |
There is handicapped parking and the area is generally flat for easy access, although there are steps to the second floor of the mansion.
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