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August 2018
$5.00

Happy Hour with the Historian: The Quaker Response to the Civil War

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Join us on the lovely evening grounds of Graeme Park (indoors in cooler/inclement weather) for a few drinks, munchies, and 30-40 minute talk on a topic of historical interest. $5/cover charge; cash bar and food. No cover charge for members. Bar opens at 6 pm, lecture starts at 7 pm. Four generations of the Penrose family lived at Graeme Park from 1801 - 1920. As Quakers they were morally opposed to slavery and to war. How did they and other…

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$6.00

Living History Sunday: War Comes to Graeme Park

August 19 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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In August of 1777 hundreds of men camped and drilled on the grounds of Graeme Park in preparation for the coming Battle of Brandywine. The troops were under the overall command of General “Mad Anthony” Wayne. Join us today at Graeme Park as we meet one or two of Wayne’s men, and hear their stories about the war and the upcoming confrontation with the British. Presentation at 2:00 p.m. Tours of the Keith House scheduled throughout the day.

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$5.00

Happy Hour with the Historian: The “Philadelphia White House”

August 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join us on the lovely evening grounds of Graeme Park (indoors in cooler/inclement weather) for a few drinks, munchies, and 30-40 minute talk on a topic of historical interest. $5/cover charge; cash bar and food. No cover charge for members. Bar opens at 6 pm, lecture starts at 7 pm. The Deshler-Morris House in Germantown, also known as the Philadelphia White House, was President Washington's retreat during the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793. The house was restored beautifully in 2009…

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September 2018
$2.00

Life in William Penn’s Woods

September 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Take a guided nature walk through the grounds of Graeme Park and learn about how our colonial forefathers would have used the land and the resources found here. Leashed dogs welcome.

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$6.00

Living History Sunday: The Civil War & Graeme Park

September 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Although Graeme Park is most known as a historic colonial site, the Penrose family, owners of Graeme Park from 1801 to 1920, couldn’t help but be drawn into the Civil War. Family patriarch, Samuel Penrose, was a Quaker as were many of his descendants, but that didn’t stop tragedy from touching the family during the war. Join us today as we explore the struggle Pennsylvania’s Quaker families faced during the Civil War and the impact the war had on farms…

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Happy Hour with the Historian: Theater in Colonial Philadelphia

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Join us on the lovely evening grounds of Graeme Park (indoors in cooler/inclement weather) for a few drinks, munchies, and 30-40 minute talk on a topic of historical interest. $5/cover charge; cash bar and food. No cover charge for members. Bar opens at 6 pm, lecture starts at 7 pm. According to her biographer, Anne M. Ousterhout, there is no known evidence that Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson attended the theater in Philadelphia. At the same time, we know that Elizabeth attended…

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$6.00

Homeschool Day

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Join us for a day of hands-on learning just for homeschooling families. Play colonial games, participate in the chores children would have done in the 18th century, see a  hearth cooking demonstration, write with a quill and ink, and tour the historic Keith House.

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October 2018
Free

Wedding Open House

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Join us for an open house to see what Graeme Park has to offer on your special day! Meet Graeme Park and Bucks Mont Party Rental staff, see the site, the tent, and various rental options, and meet some of our favorite vendors, including Catering by Rich, Hatboro Beverages, Mike Ry Productions, and Lobie Entertainment. Time and details to follow. For pictures of Graeme Park weddings, click HERE.

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$30.00

Lunch & Learn: Duel at Dawn – Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr

October 10 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Early in the morning on July 11, 1804 two men met on the dueling grounds of Weehawken, New Jersey. When the duel was over one man was dead, the other a fugitive. As school children we all learned about that fatal duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, but do we really know what went on? This lecture will go beyond the dueling grounds to the story behind the feud that led to the duel. Speaker Hugh Boyle is the…

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Happy Hour with the Historian: The “Body Snatchers” of the 18th Century

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Graeme Park,
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044 United States
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Join us on the lovely evening grounds of in the cemetery at Graeme Park (indoors in cooler/inclement weather) for a few drinks, munchies, and 30-40 minute talk on a topic of historical interest. $5/cover charge; cash bar and food. No cover charge for members. Bar opens at 6 pm, lecture starts at 7 pm. In the 18th century, being a dead person really did not mean your body got to rest in peace. Under the cover of darkness and armed…

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