Immerse the whole family in all the hands-on activities. Purchase food items for a recipe in the General Store, discover what life was like for breaker boys in the coal mines of Pennsylvania by sorting and sizing coal, and see an interactive exhibit on transportation of the time. The air conditioned mansion will be open for guided tours.
Pennypacker Mills is the home of Pennsylvania Governor Samuel W. Pennypacker (1903-1907) and his family. Set on 170-acres of bucolic farmland, the mansion is completely furnished and houses an extensive collection of official and personal artifacts of the Pennypacker family. Operated by the County of Montgomery, the site is open year-round for guided tours, seasonal events, educational programs, changing exhibits, and special programs.
Fun in the 1900's History Center
- 5 Haldeman Rd
- Schwenksville, PA 19473
- Pennypacker Mills
- FREE, suggested donation $2 per person