Insider Tour

Explore a Centuries-old Collection…Behind the Scenes at Wyck

Climb the stairs into the collections rooms on the upper floors and explore the 10,000+ objects that reveal the personalities behind the people in the paintings. Explore 19th century cabinets of curiosities and learn about the material culture left behind by the Wistar-Haines family.  You may be surprised by what you discover. This exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour allows you to get up close and personal with the fascinating history of one family’s multi-generational home inhabited from 1690 – 1972.

Up to four (4) people per tour.  Schedule yours today.

When: By appointment, Fall and Spring only.

Where: Wyck Historic House, Garden, & Farm, 6026 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Cost:  $40 per person, $35 for members, $15 for students under 25

Contact: Call 215.848.1690 or email us at

Note:  this tour includes old, winder staircases and possibly dust on the 3rd floor. Please make sure you are comfortable with the physical aspects of this tour before booking.