Germantown Historical Society

Historic Germantown in Philadelphia

Germantown Historical Society

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States

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Point of Interest Details

Welcome to Germantown!

The Germantown Historical Society is an educational and research center dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the original German Township in northwest Philadelphia. Encompassing the contemporary neighborhoods of Germantown, Mt. Airy, and Chestnut Hill, greater Germantown is a dynamic and diverse community. The Society houses a unique collection of artifacts, books, manuscripts, maps, and images documenting Germantown’s many stories. Community residents, historians, scholars, anyone interested in experience this history by visiting our museum exhibition and exploring the resources in the Pat Henning Library and Archives.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Historic Germantown in Philadelphia


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