The butler was English, the housekeeper was Alsatian, and the secretary, who straddled a thin line between friend and employee, was the orphaned daughter of German immigrants. Climb the backstairs and listen to their stories of life at The Mount during the Wharton era. Following your tour, enjoy Whartonian hospitality with something cool and bubbly on the Terrace and engage in conversation with The Mount’s expert interpreters.
The Backstairs Tour ticket includes:
-The Backstairs tour
-Light refreshments on the Terrace
-Up to 30 minutes of Q&A following the tour
-Full admission to The Mount for the day
-Regular guided house and garden tours