Historic Hope Lodge

553 S. Bethlehem Pike
Fort Washington, PA 19034- Map It
Phone: (215) 646-1595

AAA Editor Notes

Historic Hope Lodge is off Pennsylvania Tpke./I-276 exit 339, .8 mi. n.w. on Pennsylvania Ave., then s. on Bethlehem Pike, following signs. Built 1743-48 for prosperous Quaker gristmill operator Samuel Morris, the Georgian mansion now is filled with antique art and furnishings from the 18th- through 20th centuries representing both the Colonial and Colonial Revival styles. Beautiful Colonial Revival gardens surround the home. Guided tours are available.
$5; $4 (ages 6-17 and 65+); free (active military and their families with ID). Cash only.
Station: Fort Washington
Hours: Open third Sun. of the month 12:30-4, mid-Apr. to mid-Oct. Guided tours are given at 1 and 2:30. Closed Jan. 1, Columbus Day, Nov. 11, day after Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.