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Henry Chapman Mercer built Fonthill from 1908 to 1912 as his personal home and as a place to display his collection of Moravian tiles. The home was constructed of poured concrete, of many different architectural styles.
Mercer's museum is a 1916 poured concrete building, one of three built by Mercer. The museum contains tools, early transportation and various tools, just like its builder intended for it to hold when he built it to hold the 30,000 items in his private collection.
Children are encouraged to dress as their favorite film character, and attend the Saturday Kid's Matinees, while adults are welcome to watch independent art films, foreign films, and classic Hollywood films at The Country Theater. This theater first opened in 1938.
The James A. Michener Art Museum contains 2,700 items mainly created in Pennsylvania. The museum has a large collection of Pennsylvania impressionist paintings, and furniture from the Arts and Crafts movement.
Moravian Tile and Pottery Works is where Henry Chapman Mercer created his works during the Arts and Crafts movement. People can watch a video, take a self-guided tour, take tile making classes, and buy tiles.
Located in the palatial home of Henry Chapman Mercer, the Fonthill Museum features scenic grounds as well as a large collection of art and artifacts, including some of Mercer's own tiles. Tours are available, and the museum hosts weddings.
People are welcome to worship at Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine, a chapel built by a Polish Pauline Monk. At the shrine, visitors can view a replica of the Black Madonna painting, a Polish American cemetery, the heart of Poland's third prime minister, and the Stations of the Cross.
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Located in the heart of historic Bucks County is the Bucks County Civil War Round Table Library & Museum. The library and museum houses rare artifacts from the civil war and a collection of first edition books, periodicals and more.