Ghosts of Immigrants Past at Pier 53

  • Dates: March 3, 2018
  • Location: Pennypacker Mills
  • Address: 5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473
  • Phone: (610) 287-9349
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Price: FREE, suggested donation $2 per person

Hear Susan McAninley as she brings to life the story of immigration in Philadelphia during the years 1873 to 1915. Over one million European immigrants arrived in Philadelphia at Pier 53. At the height of the immigration movement between 1910 and 1914, the port was the third largest in the nation. Discover the different ethnicities that arrived and settled in Philadelphia and beyond. This Powerpoint talk will be located in the Classroom Building.

FREE mansion tours are available between 10 am and 3 pm. Tours take approximately 1 hour. All ages, suggested donation $2 per person.

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Ghosts of Immigrants Past at Pier 53
  • 5 Haldeman Rd
  • Schwenksville, PA 19473
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  • Pennypacker Mills
  • FREE, suggested donation $2 per person