[Sitings] Cliveden: Historic Estate and Battle Site

Posted on: September 7th, 2013 by Mame McCully

Cliveden was built between 1763 and 1767 by Benjamin Chew and in the more than 200 years to follow, seven generations of his family went on to live in the mansion. Credit: Michael Feagans, Flickr.
Cliveden was built between 1763 and 1767 by Benjamin Chew and in the more than 200 years to follow, seven generations of his family went on to live in the mansion.

Cliveden, a Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is located on 5.5 acres of historic parkland in northwest Philadelphia. Discover this unique site and learn more about the people who lived there and the role this place played in American history and freedom.

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Mame McCully

Mame McCully is a marketing manager at the National Trust. Her heart is forever in the Midwest, but she loves to travel, explore new places, and spend time with family and friends.

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