Upcoming Events

Tai Chi

09-Feb-2015:  Tai chi reduces stress, improves muscle tone and controls blood pressur..

Easter Egg Hunt

28-Mar-2015:  Saturday, March 28th from 10 am to 1 pm Easter Egg Hunt featuring t..

Inspiration: Art Exhibition of Students from The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush High School

17-Apr-2015: Check back for details...

Bird Walk

18-Apr-2015:  Saturday, April 18th at 9 am Enjoy a bird walk on Glen Foerd's beau..

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Glen Foerd is a one-of-a-kind riverside venue for weddings and other special events. Just 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia and equally convenient to Bucks County, northern Delaware, south and central New Jersey, this historic estate offers a unique and memorable setting. Named Philadelphia Magazine's Best of Philly® 2013 - Best Caterer, Jamie Hollander Catering is known for outstanding food and exceptional service. Now the exclusive caterer at Glen Foerd, Jamie Hollander Catering will work with you to create an innovative menu that pleases your guests and we'll coordinate every element of your day, orchestrating each moment from behind the scenes. See our sample menus and read about our services.  


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Glen Foerd on the Delaware is currently closed for the season. All historic house tours must be arranged by appointment. Details are available at Plan Your Visit.

Grounds open daily dawn to dusk.

We are pleased to share the findings of the Cultural Landscape Assessment. Click here to read the report. The assessment includes figures and plates, which detail the history of Glen Foerd's grounds from the 1850s through the 1970s. We wish to thank the National Trust for Historic Preservation and individual donors for making this report possible. The report forms the basis for future restoration efforts.

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Glen Foerd Conservation Corporation | Grant Ave. & Milnor St. (mailing address: 5001 Grant Ave.), 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