Your invitation from Lord Pell to Visit the Mansion for Christmas

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
December 2013
coming up
Bronx Arts Ensemble Holiday Concert
Saturday, Dec 14
1 & 3 p.m.
The museum will not be open for tours on Saturday.
Holiday Candlelight Tours and Victorian Carolers
Saturday, Dec 14
6-8 p.m.
Bronx Arts Ensemble Holiday Concert
Sunday, Dec 15

1 & 3 p.m.
The museum will not be open for tours on Sunday.
Birding at Bartow
Saturday, Dec 21
2:30-4:30 p.m.
Due to fundraising events this weekend, there are no public tours on Saturday and Sunday.

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Holiday First Friday! with the MetropoliTones



Friday, December 6               

5:30 – 8:30 p.m

Experience the mansion decked out for the holidays and delight in the festive, fun sound of the a capella MetropoliTones. Do a little holiday shopping at our Kensington Paper-stocked shop and enjoy delicious refreshments!


The free Bronx Seaside Trolley makes a continuous loop from the #6 Pelham Bay Park subway station to BPMM to City Island.


Cost $12 adults; $10 seniors, students; members free.
Registration requested 718.885.1461 or

Annual Holiday Family Day


Holiday Crafts

Saturday, December 7
10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Holiday spirit abounds during this fun-filled morning. Children (and parents) will delight in holiday storytelling and crafts, professional photographs with Santa (additional fee), holiday shopping, and more.


Storytelling at 10:15 and 12:15; holiday crafts and photos with Santa are on-going.
Space is limited.
Cost $20 children age 1 and up; member children $15(adults and children under 1 free)
Registration requested 718.885.1461 or
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is located at 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, New York. To reach us by public transportation, take the #6 Lexington Avenue Local subway to Pelham Bay Park station, followed by the Westchester Bee-Line #45 bus direct to the Mansion gate. Buses leave station at approximately 20 past the hour; check bus schedule for exact times at Westchester Beeline #45 Bus. For driving directions, please visit The Mansion and Carriage House are open to the public for guided tours on Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Tours start at quarter past the hour from noon until 3 p.m. The gardens and grounds are open daily from 8:30 a.m. to dusk. Museum admission is $5 adults, $3 seniors and students, free for children under six. Visiting the garden and grounds is free.

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is owned by City of New York Parks & Recreation, operated by the Bartow-Pell Conservancy, and is a member of the Historic House Trust of New York City. Programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.
First Fridays in partnership with the Bronx Music Heritage Center are made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Program. Support is also received from the Historic House Trust of NYC, Harmon Foundation, City Garden Clubs of New York City, and Con Edison.
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