History

Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee to Host Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day...

Please join the Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee on Sunday, December 3, at 2:00 p.m. for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day to recall the events...

PA Launches New Online Resources to Discover Family History, Learn New...

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced new online resources are available through POWER Library, Pennsylvania’s electronic library. These additions, joining a collection of more than...

PA Historic Preservation Office Seeks Input on Statewide Historic Preservation Plan

The Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office (PA SHPO) has begun outreach for Pennsylvania’s next official statewide historic preservation plan. The state’s current plan will...

Pennsylvania Announces “Indigenous Peoples Cultural and Heritage Initiative”

The Pennsylvania Tourism Office  has been awarded an Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Area planning grant to develop experiences based on Indigenous heritage across the Commonwealth. Through a...

Pennsbury Manor Hosts U.S. Citizen Naturalization Ceremony for 43 Individuals Representing...

The historic Pennsbury Manor in Bucks County, Pennsylvania announced the naturalization of 43 new U.S. citizens whose countries of origin span the globe. U.S. Judge...

160th Anniversary of Battle of Gettysburg Reenactment this Weekend

Starting Friday, thousands of reenactors and spectators will gather in Gettysburg to revive one of the most famous battles in American history. The Gettysburg...

Auditor General, America250PA Dedicate First Permanent Semiquincentennial Bell at Historic Dennis...

Auditor General Timothy L. DeFoor, along with United States Senator Bob Casey and Pennsylvania Treasurer Stacy Garrity, joined the Pennsylvania Commission for the United...

PA Historical & Museum Commission Launches PA History 2 Go: An...

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) is pleased to announce the launch of PA History 2 Go, an engaging and educational series of videos...

PUC Recognizes Black History Month and Highlights Upcoming State Observance Program

Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman Gladys Brown Dutrieuille recognized the role of resistance as a mechanism for social change and economic equity and...

Celebrate President’s Day with a Visit to Ford’s Theater in Washington,...

What better way to celebrate President's Day on Monday, February 20 than to step back in time and tour a landmark linked to President...