MUSEUM HOURS: Tuesday through Saturday – 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Closed Sundays, Mondays and most major holidays.
TOURS: Daily at 1:00 PM or by appointment. Reservations must be made 48 hours in advance, 2 weeks for groups of 10 or more. (Visitors may NOT roam freely in the Museum.)
Welsh-born Fiona Powell, dressed as a weaver, will delight kids of all ages with folk tales from around the world as she spins at her wheel. Weather permitting, the program will be held in Soldiers Park (across the street from the Tour Center). Open to all ages.
Packwood House Museum is pleased to announce its 2016 Summer Programs for Kids. Each session will be held 10:30 a.m. until noon on Tuesday mornings from June 21st through August 9th at the museum’s Tour Center, located at 15 North Water Street in Lewisburg, unless otherwise noted. All programs are free, but space is limited and the museum requests that parents pre-register their children by calling the museum at 570-524-0323. Funding for the programs has been provided for by grants from the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts and the Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts.
Raise your glass to the arts – add to your collection – and celebrate with seasonal food and brew!
An “add to your collection” fundraising show that will feature priced-to-sell art from several local art collectors. Packwood House will collect a 100% commission on art purchases.
A two-day “Octoberfest” reception will kick off the show. Tickets will be sold to the kick off event, which will feature music, Octoberfest-inspired fare, local brews, wine, punch, and lemonade.
Opening reception will be during Lewisburg’s annual Stroll Through the Arts on November 4 from 6-10 p.m.
Packwood House Museum will hold their Annual Fundraising Dinner on Saturday, April 1, 2017, with a Colonial Williamsburg theme. Raffle tickets for the fundraiser are now on sale in the museum’s Tour Center at 15 North Water Street, Lewisburg. Chances can be purchased for $5.00 each or six for $25.00. The winning ticket holder and seven guests will share refreshments and hors d’ oeuvres followed by a gourmet meal inspired by the historic city famous for its stately buildings, lovely gardens and restaurants serving authentic colonial foods, in the museum’s Dining Room. The full menu will be announced at a later date. Designed, prepared, and served by the students of The School of Business and Hospitality at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, the unique dining experience will also include a tour of the first floor of the museum by Jennifer Snyder, Museum Administrator. The drawing for the raffle will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. in the museum’s Tour Center.
All proceeds from the ticket sales benefit Packwood House Museum. For more information on the event, please contact Packwood House Museum at (570) 524-0323