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Shippen Manor Open for Tours

Sunday, March 3, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, March 10, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tour this Georgian-style manor, constructed of local stone, with two foot thick stone walls and three immense chimneys, and learn about Warren County's early iron industry and the people who worked in it. Circa 1754 ironmaster’s residence associated with nearby c. 1741 Oxford Furnace. You can also tour colonial and Victorian rooms with costumed docents. Special events are held throughout the year.

Guided tours offered first and second Sundays from 1-4 pm, March-November, excluding holidays. Special programs offered regularly. Call 908-453-4381.

Shippen Manor

This circa 1765-70 Georgian- style manorwas built by William Shippen II. The Shippen were a socially prominent and wealthy Philadelphia family. Guided tours are offered 1st and 2nd Sundays from 1-4pm. Admission is free (donations welcome).