17053 Historical Society

Find 17053 historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Cumberland County PA Historical Society 607 Riverstix Lane Mechanicsburg PA 17050 6.0 miles from 17053 856-317-7197


East Pennsboro Historical Society 410 Cherry Street West Fairview PA 17025 6.6 miles from 17053 717-732-5801

Camp Curtin Historical Society 2221 North 6th Street Harrisburg PA 17110 7.7 miles from 17053 800-732-0999

Keystone Model Railroad Historical Society 833 West Trindle Road Mechanicsburg PA 17055 8.1 miles from 17053 717-691-8033

Harrisburg Chapter National Railway Historical Society 637 Walnut Street Harrisburg PA 17101 8.8 miles from 17053 717-232-6221

Dauphin Historical Society 219 South Front Street Harrisburg PA 17104 9.1 miles from 17053 717-233-3462

Halifax Area Historical Society 228 Market Street Halifax PA 17032 11.1 miles from 17053 717-896-8010

Perry County Historical Society 1579 State Park Road Newport PA 17074 11.3 miles from 17053 717-567-9011

Cumberland County Pennsylvania Historical Society 21 North Pitt Street Carlisle PA 17013 12.1 miles from 17053 717-249-7610

National Historical Society 6405 Flank Drive Harrisburg PA 17112 13.4 miles from 17053 717-657-9555

Northern York County Historical Society 35 Greenbriar Lane Dillsburg PA 17019 14.5 miles from 17053 717-502-1440

Millersburg Historical Society 330 Center Street Millersburg PA 17061 15.3 miles from 17053 717-692-4084

Upt Historical Society 527 Moore Street Millersburg PA 17061 15.5 miles from 17053 717-692-0484

Hummelstown Area Historical Society 28 West Main Street Hummelstown PA 17036 17.2 miles from 17053 717-566-6314

Derry Township Historical Society 40 Northeast Drive Hershey PA 17033 20.1 miles from 17053 717-520-0748

Newville Historical Society 69 South High Street Newville PA 17241 22.3 miles from 17053 717-776-6210

M & M Historical Society River Road Dalmatia PA 17017 23.4 miles from 17053 570-758-2216

Columbia Historical Society 21 North 2nd Street Mount Wolf PA 17347 24.8 miles from 17053 717-684-2894

Elizabethtown Historical Society 57 South Poplar Street Elizabethtown PA 17022 25.3 miles from 17053 717-361-9382

Williamstown Williamstownship Historical Society 115 West Market Street Williamstown PA 17098 25.5 miles from 17053 717-647-9220

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.