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Events

Memorial Day Weekend: Regular Tour Season Resumes

Memorial Day Weekend: Regular Tour Season Resumes


  • May 25, 2019
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Guided tours of the FIRST FLOOR of the mansion and the ADJACENT GROUNDS share the story of the Pinchot family and the role Grey Towers played as they advanced their social, political, and conservation ideals. regular Tour Season resumes: Thursday-Monday (closed Tue. & Wed.), 11am-4pm on the hour. SPECIAL: Three floor tours of the mansion (more…)

DEMO: Art of Lacemaking

DEMO: Art of Lacemaking

Free


  • June 15, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Watch as the Lost Art Lacers of North New Jersey practice the art of lacemaking. Learn about Mary Pinchot who was a collector of handmade lace. Some of her collection is at the Smithsonian and a portion of the collection will be exhibited at Grey Towers during the program.   FREE and open to the (more…)

A Concert for Barberini: In Stile Moderno

A Concert for Barberini: In Stile Moderno

Registration required


  • June 15, 2019
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Renowned Boston-based ensemble highlights works for soprano, theorbo and harpsichord by Gyrolamo Frescobaldi and Hyeronimus Kapsberger that were written for a noted 16th -century Roman cardinal, Francesco Barberini. Visit their website  Watch video  Music can heighten one’s sensitivity to nature. The U.S. Forest Service and Kindred Spirits Arts Program (KSAP) present this concert in our tented (more…)

Documentary Screening: Penn’s Woods: Cradle of Conservation

Documentary Screening: Penn’s Woods: Cradle of Conservation

Free event/ Pre-registration appreciated


  • June 22, 2019
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The film that traces Pennsylvania’s history of natural resource extraction and renewal. This hour-long program is the newest in the Conservation Heritage Series, an initiative of the PA Conservation Heritage Project, produced by WITF public television. Q&A and light refreshments to follow. Free and open to the public. Pre-registration appreciated. (more…)

15th Annual Festival of Wood

15th Annual Festival of Wood

Free


  • August 3, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • August 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Handmade crafts, music, arts, programs, children’s activities, educational exhibits, and more!   Self-guided tours of all 3 floors of the mansion ($5 per person). Free parking, free shuttle. Rain or shine. Check out the details (more…)

Happy Birthday Gifford Pinchot!

Happy Birthday Gifford Pinchot!


  • August 11, 2019
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

What better way to celebrate Gifford Pinchot’s 154th birthday than by taking a tour of his home and enjoying a birthday treat? Regular tour schedule. Regular tour fees apply.   LECTURE at 5:30 p.m. Pinchot & Muir, Forces for Nature Gain a deeper understanding of two forces for nature: Gifford Pinchot and John Muir. Learn (more…)