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Fonthill Castle

  • 525 E Court St
  • Doylestown, PA 18901
  • (215) 348-9461

Built between 1908 and 1912, Fonthill Castle is a National Historic Landmark and the former home of Henry Mercer. With more than 44 rooms, 18 fireplaces and 200 windows, the castle's interior walls, floors and ceilings are elaborately adorned with an array of handcrafted tiles. Groups are welcome, but reservations are recommended!

  • Blue Star Museum Participant:
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Days & Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm (Last tour at 4pm) Sunday 12noon-5pm (Last tour at 4pm)
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  • Gift Shop:
  • Industry Memberships: American Assoc. of Museums, PA Museums & Historical Organizations, Mid-Atlantic Assoc. of Museums
  • Natl Registry of Historic Places:
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  • Seasonal Days & Hours of Operation: Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Group Tours

  • Motorcoach Parking:
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    • Both
  • Description Fonthill Castle is the perfect setting for Grand seasonal outdoor tented wedding receptions! With capacity to 200 guests with tenting (included) or intimate indoor wedding reception capacity under 40 guests year round. Gorgeous wedding ceremony sites are available as well.
  • Space Notes The intimate Fonthill Terrace Pavilion is available year round for intimate small weddings under 40 guests. Seasonally, the grand white wedding tent is included for groups to 200.
  • Banquet Capacity 200
  • Number of Rooms 3
Tent (April - October)
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 180
Terrace Pavillion
  • Theater Capacity: 40
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 36
  • Reception Capacity: 50
Education Room
  • Theater Capacity: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 20