The Historical Society of Pennsylvania’s Library will be closing at 4:30 pm on Thursday, May 28. Regular hours will resume on Friday, May 29. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

A Center for History & Learning

We invite you to explore the origins and diversity of Pennsylvania and the United States, from the colonial period and the nation's founding to the experience of contemporary life. Conduct research in the online catalogs, browse our exhibits and publications, and join us in preserving and understanding our heritage as a diverse and dynamic people.

Events

May
20
2015
Special Event
May
12
2015
Exhibit/Display
Jun
3
2015
Lecture/Panel Discussion