Harriton House

500 Harriton Rd.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010- Map It
(610) 525-0201

AAA Editor Notes

Harriton House is 1.2 mi. n. of US 30 on Morris Ave., .5 mi. w. on Old Gulph Rd., then n. on Harriton Rd. to the entrance. Built in 1704, the three-story stone house was the home of Charles Thomson, first secretary of the Continental Congress and designer of the Great Seal of the United States. The house has been restored to its original appearance and has some of the first owner's furnishings. The grounds cover 23 acres. Guided tours are available by appointment. Picnicking is permitted.
$6; free (students with ID).
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 10-4. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.