Grey Towers Presents “At Home with the Pinchots” Mansion Tour

Grey Towers presents an exclusive visit to all three floors of this Gilded Age mansion located in Milford, PA. Your “calling card” provides a guided tour by actors portraying the  actual people who lived there! Refreshments served. For tickets

At Home with the Pinchots

Saturday, May 11, 2024


Ever wonder what life was really like for the Pinchot family who lived at Grey Towers? Be the first to get an exclusive “calling card” to visit on May 11th between 11:00 and 2:00! All three floors of the mansion will be featured with  actors who portray the famous persons who lived there.

You are greeted by James and Mary, the patriarchs of this Gilded Age family. After highlighting their family’s history and rise to prominence in New York City social scene, enjoy their memories of summering at Grey Towers. Gifford, their son who became the first chief of the Forest Service, will show you around his library and explain why he became such a force for conservation. His further contributions as a two -term Governor will be highlighted. Moving on, you will be received by Cornelia, his wife, who was a preeminent advocate for women’s rights, social justice and cultural change in the early 20th century. Upstairs, there is a special guest waiting! Theodore Roosevelt, longtime friend and collaborator with Gifford, will tell the story behind the story. And finally, meet Mary McCadden, the nanny who saw it all! A not to be missed opportunity. Refreshments will be served.

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Grey Towers National Historic Site to Offer Free Open House

Please join us at Grey Towers Heritage Association National Historic Site on May 20, 2024, from 3:00-5:00 pm for our FREE Business Open House. This Business Open House is a time for local business owners and managers to experience what Grey Towers has to offer. Please tour our museum and grounds, ask questions and learn what your guests and customers will experience when they come to visit us. Learn about the programs and activities we offer. Discuss potential partnerships for promoting our local economy with Grey Towers Heritage Association representatives.

Our mission, as stewards of Grey Towers NHS, we perpetuate the leadership and conservation legacy of Gifford Pinchot and the Pinchot family. We want the community and its business leaders to feel included and valued at Grey Towers. We are here to provide hospitable service across diverse audiences to those living or visiting Milford. We value collaborating with you and the community.

Our address is 151 Grey Towers Drive, Milford, PA 18337. Any questions, please call (570) 296-9630 x3. We look forward to meeting you.

Please RSVP to by May 6, 2024.