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Cairnwood Estate

1005 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
+1 215-947-2004
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Nice place to visit when combined with Bryn Athyn Cathedral right next door easy visit nice area... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Walter M
via mobile
Beautiful house

The house was completed 1895 closed Monday guided tours theirs gardens and a stable and there's... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Mike G
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Cairnwood Estate, now a National Landmark,is located in Historic Bryn Athyn, 16 miles from center city Philadelphia and shares it’s grounds with the highly acclaimed Gothic and Romanesque landmarks, the Glencairn Museum and the Bryn Athyn Cathedral.Enjoy the story of American Industrialist John Pitcairn. View our award winning video, visit the gift shop, Garden House, Carriage House, and take a stroll in our garden.
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1005 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
+1 215-947-2004

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to visit when combined with Bryn Athyn Cathedral right next door easy visit nice area beautiful grounds plenty to look at. A good quarter Day activities that leaves plenty of time for other things to do.

Thank Walter M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The house was completed 1895 closed Monday guided tours theirs gardens and a stable and there's also the Glencarirn Museum. Reservations required

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have visited the Cairnwood Estate a number of times in different events. Always the grounds are breath-taking, the service elegant, and the appointment of the rooms truly inspiring. For weddings, the proximity to the stunning Bryn Athyn Cathedral keeps the mind focused on higher...More

Thank 538jannak
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The exterior of Cairnwood Estate is very lovely, but the interior, not so much. But after visiting Glencairn Museum I was not surprised. Worth a look.

Thank Lee5608
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Spectacular Gilded Age mansion that is part of a National Landmark district. Spectacular architecture, antiques and setting. Knowledgeable guides. A must see for the area.

Thank seawitchflorida
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is an incredible piece of American history that is well preserved and beautifully presented. The guide was incredibly knowledgable and the story behind the house reflects an important part of the history of Brynn Athen and Pennsylvania.

Thank leanne051
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were eight touring the Bryn Athyn Historical Section and had reserved a guided tour. It was very interesting and informative and definitely added so much to the visit. Our tour guide, Sarah, was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all our questions. A...More

Thank charisma2015
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We have been here several times over the years for weddings and large party events. This house is very historic and great for hosting a large group of people. Catering services provide high quality food. Grounds are well maintained and next door is the Glencairn...More

Thank tat52015
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Everything about our tour of Cairnwood Estate was perfect. Upon arriving we were offered a cup of tea! We then watch a well done short video all about the remarkable family who had lived there. Our tour guide, Clara, was very knowledgeableand as we toured...More

Thank Melinda K
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful grounds even in winter. I didn't do a tour due to time but plan to in the future. The Glencairn museum and the Bryne Athyn cathedral are right here as well.

Thank Lisa M
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