New Hope Historical Society/Parry Mansion

45 S Main Street
New Hope , PA 18938
Historic Preservation
Historic Site/House
Historical Society

Deborah Lang

P.O. Box 41
New Hope, PA 18938

The New Hope Historical Society, located in the Borough of New Hope, Bucks County, PA, was organized in 1958. Its mission is to "inspire people to explore New Hope's past, understand its present, and envision a better future." In 1966 the Society located to the historic Parry Mansion in downtown New Hope, along the banks of the Delaware River. The Society's holdings include about 20 linear feet of archival materials, consisting of photographs, letters, family papers, minute books, organizational records, oral history recordings, and other documents relating to the people, properties, businesses, and organizations of New Hope. Prominent local families the Parrys and Coryells are well-represented in the collection.