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“Tours: Fonthill Castle and the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works”

Visit the home of Henry Chapman Mercer and his tile company, the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works.

Join us for a day in beautiful Bucks County. We’ll tour Henry Chapman Mercer’s 1908 medieval/gothic home and showcase of his collection of tiles & prints. We’ll have lunch together at one of Doylestown’s restaurants. Then tour his 1912 Moravian Pottery & Tile Works with Curator Vance Koehler, who spoke about Mercer at a RVM Zoom event in May 2021. Learn more about the archaeologist/potter and his tiles that adorn many homes and fireplaces in Rose Valley.

Thursday, July 28, 2022
10:00 – 11:30 Fonthill Castle,
12:00 Lunch in Doylestown
2:00 – 3:30 Moravian Pottery & Tile Works

$60 per person (members $55)
Reservations required by  July 22, 2022
Sign up online at rosevalleymuseum.org; by email at programs@rosevalleymuseum.org; or by phone 484-44-2961 (leave a message).

Tours and lunch are included.  Transportation is on your own (carpooling suggested).

Proof of vaccination and masks as determined by PA Guidelines and the locations.

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Reservations required by July 22, 2022: email at programs@rosevalleymuseum.org, by phone at 484-444-2961 (leave a message) or Click here to register online.