Old House, New Discoveries

Image of Cryptoporticus by Joseph Elliot (2002), HABS PA, 51-PHILA, 29--88, Library of Congress.

Image of Cryptoporticus by Joseph Elliot (2002), HABS PA, 51-PHILA, 29--88, Library of Congress.

Come peek into the rarely seen service spaces in The Woodlands mansion and learn about the ordinary people who worked beneath the stairs. 

Graduate students from the Department of History at Villanova University will share new research about the lives of workers at William Hamilton's estate, along with other scholars and researchers who have made recent new discoveries about the life and times of Hamilton and his colonial estate.

This event is open to the public and will be held at the Hamilton Mansion.

Free for all members of The Woodlands, $5 for non-members (cash, check, or major credit cards accepted at the door). Reservations are not required.