A Floor Away, A World Apart
June 24, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
A presentation by Margaret Lynch-Brennan, PhD, author of The Irish Bridget: Irish Immigrant Women in Domestic Service in America, 1840–1930, followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception for Bartow-Pell’s new interpretive space on the third floor.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum welcomes teachers and students to the only remaining grand country estate in Pelham Bay Park. Surrounded by woods and marshland, the mansion and carriage house depict family life in the 19th century.
SITE RENTAL AND COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
The museum offers two spaces for meetings and special events: The sunlit conservatory, and the Bartow-Pell formal garden. The museum also offers a wonderful backdrop for commercial film and photography.
Discover the many layers to Bartow-Pell’s history through house tours that focus on the architecture, period rooms, and history of the mansion and its inhabitants