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Pearl S. Buck House Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Pearl S. Buck House located?

520 Dublin Rd, Perkasie, PA 18944
Visit our Directions page to be able to map the address using Google Maps.

Where can I park?

There is free parking on site, travel up the driveway and pass the Welcome Center on your left to find the parking lot.

Where do I start my visit?

There is so much to see and do on the property!  You may want to…

  • park and use the beautiful walk way behind the pagoda of the Welcome Center to walk down to see the grave site of Pearl S. Buck. 
  • go directly into our gift shop in the Welcome Center. 
  • grab a walking tour brochure to find all the sculptures on the property and see our award winning gardens! 
  • check out our exhibit gallery located inside of our Welcome Center.
Where do I buy tickets and what are the admission prices?

You can purchase tickets for guided tours inside the Welcome Center.  Pricing and tour times are listed on our Hours and Admissions page.

Can I buy my tickets in advance?

Sorry but we do not offer advanced tickets purchases. Be sure to arrive 10-15 minutes early to get a space on the tour.  To check dates and times, visit Hours and Admissions.

Is photography allowed inside the Pearl S. Buck House?

Yes, non-flash photography is allowed inside the Pearl S. Buck House.  Food and drink are prohibited.

Is the Pearl S. Buck House handicap accessible?

Please visit Accessability Options to find information on the accessibility of all of our buildings and accessibility of the first floor of the Pearl S. Buck House.

Can I schedule a group tour of the Pearl S. Buck House?

Yes!  You can learn more about the tour and lunch options on our Group Tours page, or call Jill Dansereau at 215-249-0100 x110 to set up a tour today!

Can I schedule a school group?

Yes!  You can schedule a visit after visiting Class Trips to learn more about the tours, call Jill Dansereau at 215-249-0100 x110 to set up a tour today! 

Our Education Committee will make sure your day is a special one and customized to what your students are learning!  You can even enjoy a space for your class to eat lunch on the property! Ask about other lunch options.

How much does it cost to get inside the Exhibit Gallery?

Entrance into the Exhibit Gallery is complimentary! You can learn more about current and upcoming exhibitions. Exhibits change yearly.

How do I become a member?

You can enroll online at Individual Membership or purchase your membership at the tour desk!  The benefits of becoming a member include:

  • Unlimited guides tours of the Pearl S. Buck House (benefits vary based on membership level)
  • Admission to our annual holiday reception
  • 10% off Gift Shop purchases
  • Participation in Time Travelers
  • Subscriptions to our electronic and print publications
How do I become a volunteer?

Learn more about becoming a Volunteer and register for a Volunteer Orientation. For more information, contact us at 215-249-0100 or gseklecki@pearlsbuck.org.

How do I donate?

Check out More Ways to Give to find a variety of donation options, or contact Tony Luna, Vice President of Relationship Development, at 215-249-0100 x130 or tluna@pearlsbuck.org.

We hope this FAQ is helpful, if you have any other questions, comments, or concerns please call Marie Toner at 215-249-0100 x149.

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