Among the oldest artifacts in the Mercer Museum are a 2,000 year old whale oil lamp and Native American implements dating to 6,000-8,000 BC. Rollo's Fact 7 The Research Library of the Mercer Museum houses over 20,000 books, 2500 feet of county archives, over 12,000 images and more!
Admission Fees for Mercer Museum Admission Fees for Fonthill Castle ROLLO'S FACTS “Lucy” the horse was part of the work crew that built both Fonthill and the Mercer Museum.
The original portion of the Mercer Museum is partially handicapped accessible (approximately 65%) by elevator. The new wing, which includes the changing Exhibition Gallery and Learning Center, is fully accessible including restrooms. Additional educational program areas are or can be fully accessible. We hope to see you at the Mercer Museum soon!
They run about 45 minutes. The Mercer Museum is located a mile away from Fonthill castle and is a self-guided museum. I would allow about an hour and a half to two hours to see that museum. There is a combination ticket for Fonthill castle and the Mercer Museum which is $24 per person for both museums.
On September 27, 1898, Henry Chapman Mercer (1856-1930) built the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works to “master the potter’s art and establish pottery under personal ...
May 30, 2015 · Mercer Museum: Concrete Castle, Doylestown, PA - 3 mi. Kids' Castle - Playground Castle, Doylestown, PA - 3 mi. In the region: Sculpture Grounds of Steve Tobin ...
Doylestown’s castles include Fonthill Castle and Mercer Museum, serving as ornate reminders of the past. Balancing a love of history and art, Doylestown is also home to the James A. Michener Art Museum. Annual events such as the Tile Works Festival, Fonthill Castle Beer Fest, and Doylestown Arts Festival draw the Doylestown community together.