Woodford's front door during the annual Christmas tours. Woodford gets specially decorated for the holidays by local garden clubs, florists, and children from the Clymer Elementary School.

Clymer Elementary School children after decorating Woodford's Christmas tree. These children have a special connection to Woodford. Their school was named after George Clymer, the nephew William Coleman raised. George Clymer signed both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.


November 10-16
Special Tour: Luxury and High Life at Woodford Mansion
Experience our rich history and the magnificence of days gone by.

November 10 - 21
Fairmount Park Gingerbread Houses
Fairmount Park Gingerbread Houses on display at the Shops at Liberty Place - FREE. Ribbon cutting on Monday, November 10 at 2:00 PM. On display through November 21.

Holiday Whimsy at Woodford during the month of December
Kick up your heels and celebrate the lighthearted and fanciful traditions of the Christmas season. Decorations highlighting holiday festivities by volunteers from the Garden Club of Philadelphia and the Garden Workers will tickle your fancy. Children from the Mander Recreation Center will again make ornaments and decorate the front hall tree.

Thursday, December 4
5:30 PM

Candlelight Tours of Woodford, Laurel Hill & Strawberry Mansion
Trolley departs from Lloyd Hall, 1 Boathouse Row
Price $45 includes a delicious reception at Strawberry Mansion

For more information and reservations: 215.228.8364

Saturday, December 6
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairmount Park Holly Trolley
Hop on and off the FREE Holly Trolley and visit one, two, or all six historic houses to enjoy the charming decorations and special programming. Call 215.320.7540 for additional information

NOTE: Woodford will be closed December 25 & 26, 2014 and January 1, 2015

Call Woodford for more information about the special tours and events. (215) 229-6115

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Volunteering: If you would like to become a Woodford volunteer please call Woodford (215) 229-6115.

Donations: If you would like to make a donation to the Naomi Wood Trust to assist us with our efforts to operate, educate, and preserve Woodford please write to: Lawrence Berger, Trustee, The Naomi Wood Trust, Woodford, East Fairmount Park, 33rd & Dauphin Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19132.

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33rd & Dauphin Streets, East Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 229-6115 | www.woodfordmansion.org