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The Highlands Historical Society Attraction Details
The Highlands Historical Society
http://www.highlandshistorical.org
Located on the outskirts of Philadelphia, The Highlands Historical Society is home to 44 acres, nine outbuildings, a 2-acre formal garden and an 18th c. Georgian style Mansion. Tours are offered M-F at 1:30 and 3:00, groups by appointment. $4.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors

Address:
7001 Sheaff Lane
Fort Washington, PA 19034

Phone: 215-641-2687

Handicap Access? Y




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