Medieval Festival - Glencairn Museum

  • Dates: October 27, 2019
  • Location: Bryn Athyn Historic District
  • Address: 1001 Cathedral Rd, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
  • Phone: 267.502.2600
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: $10 adults, $8 seniors/students with ID. Free for members and children 3 and under.
  • Details

    The Medieval Festival at Glencairn is a portal to the past: experience medieval life, art and beliefs through a Pilgrim’s self-guided Quest, demonstrations, and activities.

    Demonstrations include:

    • Stained glass painting

    • Manuscript illumination

    • Live music on replica instruments

    • Weaponry

    • Replica Gutenberg-style printing press

    Explore the galleries on your own, and try your hand at medieval crafts. Take our cell phone audio tour, see the temporary exhibition, Hex Signs: Sacred and Celestial Symbolism in Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Stars, and rejuvenate at the Castle Cafe.

    Please note:
    Demonstrations subject to change.
    The elevator stops at the 1st, 5th and Tower floors only at this event. Please use the stairs while exploring galleries on all other floors.
    No wheelchairs beyond the 1st floor.
    No backpack-style baby carriers or strollers.
    Photography for private use is permitted. No flash, tripods, selfie-sticks, drones, or videography allowed.

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Medieval Festival - Glencairn Museum
  • 1001 Cathedral Rd
  • Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
  • to
  • Bryn Athyn Historic District
  • $10 adults, $8 seniors/students with ID. Free for members and children 3 and under.