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Howl-o-ween Hound Day

25-Oct-2014:  Halloween isn't just for children. Our furry friends deserve some fun, ..

BYOB Paint Night - Young Friends Event

07-Nov-2014:  Friday, November 7 8:00 PM-10:00 PM Enjoy a night with friends ..

Tai Chi

17-Nov-2014:  Tai chi reduces stress, improves muscle tone and controls blood pressur..

Beer Tasting - Young Friends Event

21-Nov-2014: Check back for more information...

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Howl-o-ween Hound Day
Sat., Oct. 25th
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sponsored by



We will be closed for public tours on Saturday, October 25th. We hope you will join us at Howl-o-ween Hound Day!  The mansion will be open for tours on Friday and Sunday at 11:00 AM and 12:30 PM.

Mansion tours on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Reservations not required. Mansion is occasionally closed for special events. Please check calendar, or call office. Grounds open daily dawn to dusk. The grounds will be open dawn to dusk.

Please give a gift today to help restore Glen Foerd's historic gardens. Learn more >

Collections Planning Underway thanks to the support of the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, the William Penn Foundation and the History Affiliates Program.

Come See A New View of the Poquessing Creek. The creek bank restoration project has been made possible through a PECO Green Region grant which was awarded to our partner the Friends of Poquessing Watershed.

Howl-o-ween Hound Day
Sat., Oct. 25th
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sponsored by



Glen Foerd Conservation Corporation | 5001 Grant Avenue, Philadelphia, PA. 19114 | Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30AM - 5PM | (215) 632-5330 | info@glenfoerd.org

Major Funding From: The Philadelphia Cultural Fund | Part of Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park System