Pennsbury Manor will reopen with limited hours and capacity on April 30th, 2021!

For more information, visit ‘Hours, Admission, and Safety Guidelines,’ under ‘Plan Your Visit’ below.

400 Pennsbury Memorial Road | Morrisville, PA 19067

William’s World

Life in the Governor’s House: Ann Shippen’s Story (Part I)

February 14th, 2013

 Ann Shippen was the 17 year-old daughter of Edward Shippen, a prominent Philadelphia Quaker. She became acquainted with the Penn family when they stayed at her father’s home in Philadelphia. Read More

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German Cooking: Not the “Wurst” Food in the Colony!

November 5th, 2012

During the 17th Century, what we know as Germany was a hodgepodge of different states disputing everything from religion to politics. With religious persecution and destruction brought about by The Thirty Read More

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Miniature Models – Dressing Children in the 17th Century

September 24th, 2012

As the school year quickly shifts into high-gear and stores advertise their latest sales on backpacks and sneakers, the staff at Pennsbury can’t help but notice the differences between modern Read More

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