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    "Stitch to Learn, Learn to Stitch" Exhibit

    Pennypacker Mills

    5 Haldeman Road Schwenksville PA 19473

    Wednesday March 1st 2017 to Wednesday January 31st 2018

    • Sundays

      1pm to 4pm

    • Tuesdays

      10am to 4pm

    • Wednesdays

      10am to 4pm

    • Thursdays

      10am to 4pm

    • Fridays

      10am to 4pm

    • Saturdays

      10am to 4pm

    Needlework throughout history has been an art form associated with women. From young girls who made samplers to older women who embellished clothing, the exhibit will show a variety of samplers, redwork, embroidered table scarfs and more. Included on all tours.

    Closed on Mondays & County holidays.

    Pennypacker Mills is the home of Pennsylvania Governor Samuel W. Pennypacker (1903-1907) and his family. Set on 170-acres of bucolic farmland, the mansion is completely furnished and houses an extensive collection of official and personal artifacts of the Pennypacker family. Operated by the County of Montgomery, the site is open year-round for guided tours, seasonal events, educational programs, changing exhibits, and special programs.
    Pennypacker Mills provides handicapped accessible parking & restrooms. The mansion is partly handicapped accessible on the first floor, not the 2nd floor. Visitors may contact the site in advance to make arrangements to drop off handicapped persons closer to the mansion. Call 610-287-9349.

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