Holidays in the Park at the Historic Houses of Fairmount Park

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 10:00am - Saturday, December 31, 2022 - 4:00pm
Philadelphia, PA
United States


Join us in December as we celebrate the season in the beautiful historic houses of Philadelphia’s East Fairmount Park.

DATES: December 1-31, 2022 (some houses are closed depending on the day)

TIME: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

PRICE: $5 suggested donation (except Woodford Mansion, which is $8 for adults and $5 for seniors/ students)

DETAILS: This December, an annual Philadelphia tradition returns with holiday tours of the Fairmount Park Houses.

Four of East Fairmount Park's beautiful and historic 18th and 19th century houses will be decorated for the season and open to the public for special tours in on the following dates:

1. Ormiston Mansion - 2000 Reservoir Dr. Friday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

December 2-18

SPECIAL EVENT DAYS: SUNDAY FUNDAYS for the FAMILY! Join the family fun at Ormiston Mansion on the following Sundays:

Dec 4, 11, 18, 2-4 pm.

$5 per child

2pm: Explore Santa's Alphabet Trail and take a mini house tour

3pm: Learn to play Christmas songs on handbells and finish with a "tea" for kids

2. Laurel Hill Mansion - 3487 Edgley Dr. Wednesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

After Christmas, open December 28-30.

SPECIAL EVENT DAYS: YULETIDE TEA & TREATS! Tea will be served and gift shop will be open Dec. 3, 4, 10,11,19, and 20 3. Woodford Mansion - 3400 West Dauphin Dr. Wednesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

After Christmas, open December 28-31. 4. Historic Strawberry Mansion - 2450 Strawberry Mansion Dr. Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed after December 23.

SPECIAL EVENT DAYS: YULETIDE TEA & TREATS! On December 11th and December 17th, in addition to regular tours, the Banquet Room will be open for Christmas Tea from 12 to 3pm. Hot tea and cookies will be served to all.

PLEASE NOTE: Trolley and Bus Tours will not be available this year. The four East Fairmount Park Houses are all within a short driving and walking distance of each other.

Event Type: 
Arts and Culture