Deep Rivers

How African Americans Waded through the Waters of Oppression to Achieve Greatness.

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion is pleased to announce a new interpretive docent-led tour entitled Deep Rivers – How African Americans Waded through the Waters of Oppression to Achieve Greatness. Each interior museum room highlights the lives, stories, and achievements of 19th-century Black entrepreneurs, intellectuals, and artisans with soundscapes, take-away recipe cards, and identity cards. Listen to the music of Francis Johnson in the parlor, and have a taste of Abby Fisher’s ginger cookie in the kitchen.

Tour cost: $8 for adults. Children 18 and under: $6 Call 215-438-1861 for reservations or  BUY TICKETS ONLINE

TOUR DATES:

  • Sunday, April 5, 2020 and Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 1:15 pm and 2:15 pm – CANCELLED due to coronavirus. If you have tickets we can move you to May 3rd or happily refund your money. 
  • Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 1:15 pm and 2:15 pm