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Nestled into the banks of the Delaware River in historic Bristol Borough, The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Museum was home to the Grundy family whose ancestors were among the first European settlers in Bucks County. The Grundy Museum allows a visit to the world of this wealthy late Victorian-era family. This world is interpreted through the furnishings and objects in the home, most of which were owned and used by the Grundy Family.

                              

Museum Hours & Admission:   

Closed November 24th & 25th for Thanksgiving. We are open for tours on Saturday, November 27, 2021

Closed - November 29 - December 2 to prepare for our Victorian Holiday House

 

We care about the safety of our visitors and staff. For this reason, face masks are required for everyone 2 years of age and older, including your docent.

Registration is required for all tours through TicketLeap: https://grundymuseum.ticketleap.com/

Tours available:

  • Free House Tour - Free docent-led tours are available on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday tours are one-hour starting at 1:30PM in front of the Museum. Saturday tours are available at 1:15pm and 2:30pm. All tours require advanced registration through TicketLeap. https://grundymuseum.ticketleap.com/ LAST TOUR DATE IS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2021 - CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING NOV. 24th & 25th
  • Victorian Holiday House - The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Museum is happy to offer our 2nd Annual Victorian Holiday House. Local business owner Jimmy Bason Gilpatrick and his staff of Bird of Paradise Flowers, have once again partnered with the Grundy Museum staff to lavishly decorate the Museum's ground floor for the Holiday Season.

    Tours will be offered throughout the month of December. Daytime tours will be held Monday through Thursday and Saturdays. Evening tours will be held on Fridays. Cost for tours will be $20 per adult admission and $10 per child admission (12 and under). Friday evening tours will have staggered start times, with docent led tours beginning every half hour.

    Book your tour: https://grundymuseum.ticketleap.com/victorian-holiday-house-2021/details

     

Donations are kindly accepted. We welcome guests of all ages. COVID19 guidelines must be followed. Masks are required and are worn by Museum staff.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Our permanent exhibit "Made in America: The Grundy Mill and the Business of Spinning Wool" will remain closed in the adjacent Grundy Library. A reopening date is undetermined. 

                                                                                                                                                                     

Grounds Hours

Winter Hours - 3rd Sunday in October to Friday before Memorial Day

Monday - Thursday, 8am to dusk
Friday - Saturday, 8am to 4pm
Sunday, Closed

 

Summer Hours - Memorial Day Weekend to

Historic Bristol Day (3rd Saturday in October)


Monday - Wednesday, 8am to 7pm

Thursday and Friday, 8am to 4pm 

Saturday, 8am to 7:30pm     

Sunday and Holidays (Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day), 12pm to 7:30pm

 

 

Passive recreational activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Picnicking

  • Observing Nature

  • Reading

  • Walking

  • Photography

  • Plein Air Painting

  • Fishing (only at posted designated fishing area)

Restrooms

The Grundy Library is currently closed. Restrooms are not available at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Restrooms are located on the river level in the adjacent Grundy Library building. An elevator is located inside the library to reach the river level. Restrictions may apply due to COVID19 guidelines.

Accessibility

Only the street level floor of the museum is handicapped-accessible. The Library is currently closed.

The library is completely handicapped accessible. At this time entrance to the library is only through the main doors at Radcliffe Street.

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