Step through the Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion front door and step into the world of nineteenth-century Philadelphians and the transforming world around them.
Surrounded by lavish gardens that reveal the minds of people living in a world of industrialization and social change, the mansion has been painstakingly restored to reveal the thoughts and minds of Philadelphia’s rising middle class in the period from the 1860s to the 1910s. Learn about the lives of the people who lived here, upstairs and downstairs.
The mansion is open for regularly scheduled tours Friday and Saturday at noon, one, and two p.m. To reserve a spot, please use our online reservation page HERE. Reservations are appreciated.
Tours are available on Thursdays and Sundays by reservation. Please call 215-438-1861 to request a tour on these days.
Group tours for six or more visitors are available any day. Call or email the mansion for prior arrangements,
All Maxwell Mansion guides have been vaccinated for Covid-19. The building is fully air conditioned.