Planning Your Visit


Admission is $8 per house per person. Children under 12 admitted free. Cash and credit card payments accepted at each house. No reservations required.

Discounted special event day passes available for “Sounds of the Season” 12/3, “Family Day” 12/4, “Neighbor’s Day” 12/10, and “Flavors of the Season” 12/11 online at historic-houses-of-fairmount-park.ticketleap.

Full December Schedule

For a day by day schedule of all the holiday happenings at the historic houses this year, click

Houses Operating Hours

Scroll towards the bottom of this page to see the operating hours for each of the historic houses this December.

Getting Here:
The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park are conveniently located off of Interstate 76 just west of downtown Philadelphia.

You can refer to the Google map below for directions to any one of the participating Historic Houses to start your day. Each house has limited free parking. You can also take advantage of your favorite GPS application by typing in any of the Historic Houses addresses listed below the Google map on this page.

Public Transportation

SEPTA – (215) 580-7800
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) serves the Philadelphia region with subway-elevated, light rail, trackless trolley, bus routes, and commuter rail lines. SEPTA bus routes 7, 32, 38, 43, and 48 currently serve the Philadelphia Art Museum area.