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Wyck Historic House

6026 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144-2112
+1 215-848-1690
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Historic house with long family history

Interesting local historic house with connections to the Wistar family; the house remained in the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Zach F
Philadelphia history off the beaten track

Once you've taken out-of-town guests to see the Liberty bell and Independence Hall, you can... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Gma831
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8 Jul 2017
“Historic house with long family history”
4 Jan 2017
“Philadelphia history off the beaten track”
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6026 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144-2112
Germantown
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Interesting local historic house with connections to the Wistar family; the house remained in the same family for generations, meaning that pretty much everything in the house is original to the family. The house has not been too neatly restored either, and I mean that...More

Thank Zach F
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Once you've taken out-of-town guests to see the Liberty bell and Independence Hall, you can continue the tour of Philadelphia history by a visit to the colonial homes in old Germantown. The Wyck House on Germantown Avenue is particularly interesting as one of the oldest...More

1  Thank Gma831
Reviewed 12 May 2015

In the midst of several other historic attractions on Germantown Avenue, the Wick House and garden is an urban oasis. As far as house tours go, here there are only three rooms open on the ground floor, furnished in a mix of periods that give...More

1  Thank ANNAMARGARET B
Reviewed 8 September 2014

This is a fun neighborhood and a great little farm in the middle of the city! Really a surprise and a fun place to go with kids on a sunny day.

1  Thank getoutsidewithkids
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Amazing site to visit in Germantown Section of Philadelphia with over 2 1/2 acres of lovely roses which are over 300 years old. When the overgrown garden was researched two rose varieties thought to be extinct years ago were uncovered. Truly amazing site but make...More

Thank genkathy
Reviewed 21 June 2011

We toured the Wyck house, formerly home to a prominent Quaker family, during the Juneteenth festival in Germantown. The grounds are gorgeous (don't miss the rose garden) and the well-designed house is full of old furniture and historic gadgets. It is well worth the $5...More

2  Thank matthiashess
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