Upcoming Events

Bluebird Workshop 

Sat. Mar. 25 10 am - 12 pm

Come to the Mills for a special program on blue birds. Hear a talk about their habitat and then we’ll make a nest box. All ages welcome. One nest box per family. Bring a hammer. All nest box supplies provided. Fee: $10/nest box. Call 610-287-9349 to pre-register.

Spring Workshop for Kids

Sat. Apr. 1 10 am - 12pm

Join the fun as we make four delightful spring crafts in this special workshop just for kids! Kids ages 5-10 years are welcome. Fee: $5/child, accompanied by 1 adult. Call 610-287-9349 to pre-register.

More Trees Please!

Sat. Apr. 29 10 am- 2pm

Celebrate the importance of Pennsylvania's native trees. Visit the WoodMobile, take a walk with a Master Gardener to learn about tree identification, visit our bee keeper, tour the Pennypacker Mansion, and make seed bombs and other themed crafts. All ages welcome. FREE  

Patriots Along the Perkiomen: The Continental Line at Pennypacker Mills

Sat. May 20 10am- 5pm

Sun. May 21 10am- 4pm

Spend the weekend learning about the Revolutionary War encampment that happened at Pennypacker Mills in 1777. See a court martial, a dress parade, artillery demonstrations, and camp life for soldiers. Kids are invited to our Be A Soldier program. On Saturday, meet Charles Willson Peale, an artist turned soldier during the Revolutionary War. On Sunday, listen to a presentation from Michael Harris, an award-winning author.  Exhibitors, speakers, reenactors, and so much more!
All ages welcome. FREE

Porch Performance Celebrating Juneteenth

Sat. June 10  4 pm

Abolitionist William Still was a prominent civil rights activist who coined the term “underground railroad:” and was one of the chief “conductors” in Pennsylvania. Hear his story of how he helped as many as 800 enslaved people to achieve freedom. Mansion open for tours prior to the performance. All ages. Bring a chair to sit on.  FREE

Vintage Base Ball at its Best!

Sat. June 24 1pm-3 pm

Watch as the Athletic Base Ball Club of Philadelphia plays a rousing game using 1860’s rules, uniforms, and equipment. Mansion open for tours. All ages, bring a chair to sit on. FREE


Pennypacker Mills 2023 Calendar of Events