Help delight visitors in fairmount park!

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Fairmount Park Conservancy are actively seeking volunteers to serve in a new role at the six Fairmount Park historic house museums.

"Historic House Hosts" will assist with the Christmas Open House and other holiday events at Cedar Grove, Laurel Hill, Lemon Hill, Mount Pleasant, Strawberry Mansion and Woodford.  

 Historic House Hosts will:

   Learn more about Fairmount Park's historic house museums

   Share these stories with the public

   Foster a festive and welcoming experience for guests

 Previous knowledge of the Fairmount Park houses or tour guide experience is not necessary. 

Volunteers are eligible for free admission to major events and special discounts for other programming at the houses.

Interested individuals can email us at

Help others discover these historic gems located in Fairmount Park!