Please Note: The library will close at 5:00p.m. on Tuesday, December 5th.
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.

 

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.

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