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Mercer Museum

Step back in time in a castle housing over 40,000 early American artifacts. View a Conestoga wagon, horse-drawn carriages and antique fire engine suspended overhead in the museum's Central Court area. Changing exhibits are on display in the Martin & Warwick Foundation Galleries. Purchase unique, handcrafted items in the Mercer Shop.

General
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Days & Hours of Operation: Museum Hours Monday-Saturday 10am - 5pm and Sunday 12noon - 5pm. Gift Shop Hours Monday - Saturday 10am - 4:45pm and Sunday 12noon - 4:45pm. Library Hours Tuesday-Thursday 1pm - 5pm, Friday & Saturday 10am-5pm.
  • Seasonal Days & Hours of Operation: Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Years Day
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Natl Registry of Historic Places:
  • Public Restroom(s):
  • Scout Programs:
  • Industry Memberships: American Assoc. of Museums, PA Museums & Historical Organizations, Mid-Atlantic Assoc. of Museums
Group Tours
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Mercer Museum Meeting Facility

  • Banquet Capacity: 180
  • Reception Capacity: 150
  • Space Notes: The Museum Castle and the Elkins Gallery are available year round for intimate weddings under 80 guests. Seasonally, the beautiful Patio Garden Tent (included in the pricing) is available for groups to 120. Many beautiful wedding ceremony sites are available as well, including the prestigious Central Court or an al fresco ceremony on the grounds.
  • Description: Planning a company retirement dinner? Awards banquet? Team building meeting? Consider a scavenger hunt competition in the Castle followed by cocktails and dinner. Mercer Museum houses treasures of early America in a 7-level castle in the heart of Doylestown, an historic Victorian country village.

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Elkins Gallery X                   150     100  
Garden Tent (seasonal) X                   120      
Great Hall X                   60     100  
Learning Center X                        

Craft Activity and Story Time: “Busy Town”

  • August 02, 2014
  • Location: Putman Learning Center
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901

Who doesn’t still like to play with trucks? Have a blast making little car and truck puppets that travel along roadways you create. A reading of... View details

America’s Roads Program Series: Greetings from Bucks County!

  • August 10, 2014
  • Location: Putman Learning Center
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901

Take a historical and scenic tour of Bucks County’s important highways and thoroughfares with members of the Washington Crossing Postcard Collec... View details

Matchbox/Hot Wheels Derby Day

  • August 16, 2014
  • Location: Putman Learning Center
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901

Visit our current exhibit, America’s Road: The Journey of Route 66, and bring along your Matchbox, Hot Wheels, or similar toy cars to compete on... View details

Cocktails at the Castle

  • October 10, 2014
  • Location: Mercer Museum
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901

Join us for a wonderful evening of history exploration, delightful dining, and unforgettable enjoyment with friends at our third annual gala. Featurin... View details

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Phone: 1-800-836-2825

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