House Tour: Americana

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Date / Time

  • July 1, 2018
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


2008-2010 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103, United States

During this hour-long thematic tour of the Rosenbach brothers’ home, you’ll hear dramatic, inspiring, and surprising stories of American history in portraits, furniture, and rare books in our collection. Explore tales of daring, sacrifice, and patriotism at the Rosenbach and get acquainted with Founding Fathers and Mothers at the Rosenbach this July.

Historical House Tours

Let one of our expert guides walk you through the Rosenbach brothers’ 19th-century townhouse, including Dr. Rosenbach’s rare book library, Philip Rosenbach’s decorative art collection, and the re-creation of modernist poet Marianne Moore’s Greenwich Village living room. Tours with a specific theme may be offered for special occasions or seasonal celebrations; themed house tours will be listed on our online calendar when available.  Included in general admission, tours of the historic house last 50 minutes and are offered on the hour.