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May
26
Sat
Memorial Day Observance at Historic Montgomery Cemetery
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Historical Society of Montgomery County

Memorial Day Observance

FREE EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Join Society Trustees, Staff and Membership to honor the veterans buried at Montgomery Cemetery. Wreath laying, speeches, military reenactors, and more will be part of this day of remembrance.

Over 400 veterans are buried at this special place, including five Civil War generals. Visitors meet at the gate-house at 11:00 am to begin the day’s observance. Activities are held outdoor and include walking to the grave sites. Light refreshment will be served at the Gatehouse following the program.

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

Salute Our Troops
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

VETS AND ACTIVE MILITARY (with proper ID) ride FREE
Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.
Use offer code SOT at checkout (Only one discount applies)
11AM Departure time we will be serving BRUNCH for dining passengers 

Salute Our Troops Copy
May 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

VETS AND ACTIVE MILITARY (with proper ID) ride FREE
Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.
Use offer code SOT at checkout (Only one discount applies)
11AM Departure time we will be serving BRUNCH for dining passengers 

Salute Our Troops Copy
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

VETS AND ACTIVE MILITARY (with proper ID) ride FREE
Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.
Use offer code SOT at checkout (Only one discount applies)
11AM Departure time we will be serving BRUNCH for dining passengers 

May
27
Sun
Salute Our Troops
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

VETS AND ACTIVE MILITARY (with proper ID) ride FREE
Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.
Use offer code SOT at checkout (Only one discount applies)
11AM Departure time we will be serving BRUNCH for dining passengers 

Salute Our Troops Copy
May 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

VETS AND ACTIVE MILITARY (with proper ID) ride FREE
Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.
Use offer code SOT at checkout (Only one discount applies)
11AM Departure time we will be serving BRUNCH for dining passengers 

May
28
Mon
Decoration Day Excursion
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.

Only one discount applies

Decoration Day Excursion
May 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Since the days just following the end of the Civil War, Americans have gathered in late May to honor those who died in military service to our country. In 1865, construction commenced on the Colebrookdale Railroad, with many of the workers being soldiers just returning from the Civil War. The Colebrookdale Railroad wishes to extend this gratitude to all those who are, or who have, served in the armed forces by offering a ride on our Deluxe Coach free of charge with proper ID.

Only one discount applies

Jun
17
Sun
Father’s Day aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Give your Dad a Father’s Day he will never forget and find it on the water aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia. Have your choice between either a lunch cruise (boarding at 12:30 pm and starting at $54.90 per ticket) or dinner cruise (boarding at 5:30 pm and starting at $73.90 per ticket). Included with your ticket is a private table with incredible views of the Philadelphia skyline, a delicious buffet style meal, and an onboard DJ with interactive deck games. Give the gift of a new experience aboard the luxurious Spirit of Philadelphia for this Father’s Day. 

Oct
20
Sat
All Hallow’s Eve Fall Festival
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

What could be better than a beautiful fall day at the Mills where families can engage in old-fashioned fun painting pumpkins, making kid-themed vintage crafts, taking hayrides, bean bag toss, shucking corn, trying your hand at pressing apples to make cider, and jumping in the hay!

All ages; free, suggested donation $2 per person.  

 Pennypacker Mills is the home of Pennsylvania Governor Samuel W. Pennypacker (1903-1907) and his family. Set on 170-acres of bucolic farmland, the mansion is completely furnished and houses an extensive collection of official and personal artifacts of the Pennypacker family. Operated by the County of Montgomery, the site is open year-round for guided tours, seasonal events, educational programs, changing exhibits, and special programs. https://www.montcopa.org/pennypackermills T: 610-287-9349 Closed Mondays and County Holidays.