Welcome to the Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Open for Tours!
Thursday, Friday & Saturday; Noon to 4 p.m. Last tour 3:15 p.m.
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion thanks The Friends of Rockwood for funding masonry work over the front door and repairs and paint on exterior wood. The significant grant from The Friends of Rockwook ensures the beauty and stability of the Mansion for years to come.
The Mansion will be closed beginning December 13, 2014 for and will reopen on Thursday, January 15, 2015.
Do not miss the Dickens Christmas Party on December 13, 2014.
The Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion was recently named the recipient of the 2014 AASLH Award of Merit for its Upstairs Downstairs program! The Mansion is the only authentically-restored Victorian house museum in Philadelphia. Enjoy live Victorian Theatre events, unique programs and workshops, or a tour of the 17-room Victorian mansion and gardens for a unique glimpse into our past.
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The Mansion hosts a variety of exciting programs, including Live Theatre and Victorian-era themed workshops. Check out our upcoming events!
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion is Philadelphia’s only authentically restored Victorian house museum and gardens.
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Educational programs at Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion are funded in part by The Philadelphia Cultural Fund.