HSP will be closed for the holidays the week of December 24. We will open to the public again at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2 in order to accommodate a special program for the School District of Philadelphia that day.
Make History Yours!
At HSP, you can connect directly with the past!
Learn about your ancestors, and explore the history of our communities.
Check out our programs and publications, and join us in exploring the American experience.
HSP’s collections contain materials from hundreds of years ago through present day, documenting the lives of ordinary and extraordinary people fulfilling our mission to make history relevant and exhilarating for all.
HSP is pleased to announce a new document display, running until November 10th, 2017. With this free display, we’re partnering with Tyler School of Art to create a dynamic display that marries art and historical documents.