Visitors to the Parry Mansion Museum will learn of the town’s wealth of history and culture. A tour provides a trip through time from 1775 to 1900 when our young nation withstood the turmoil of the American Revolution, the Industrial Age and the Civil War.
Benjamin Parry, the first major developer of New Hope, built and operated mills on both sides of the Delaware River, which run in front of the mansion. Come enjoy this home of an astute and successful Quaker businessman and four generations of his illustrious family.
The tour includes 10 impressive historical rooms evoking five generations of American history.
Tours run Saturday and Sunday between 1:30 and 5:00pm from May to November, and all year by appointment for groups of 10 or more. Walking tours of New Hope are also available by appointment. These tours are one hour in length and highlight the town’s most interesting landmarks.
For more info call 215-862-5652 or visit www.newhopehs.org online.