History & Heritage in Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, all roads lead to history. From its iconic buildings and battlefields to its museums and memorials, visitors not only come to the Keystone State for a Pennsylvania history lesson, but they absorb our nation’s chronicles. 

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  • Downtown Boiling Springs Boiling Springs, PA 17007
    Welcome to the picturesque village of Boiling Springs. Beautiful scenery, fly fishing, the oldest public pool in Cumberland County (Boiling Springs Pool), quaint B&Bs, plus theatre and local events...
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  • High and First Streets Boiling Springs, PA 17007
    717-249-7610
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  • 5th and Vine Streets Philadelphia, PA 19106
    215-636-1666
    Sculpted by Isamu Noguchi, this memorial to the genius of Benjamin Franklin is a 60-ton stainless steel sculpture that rises over 100 feet in the air. It was installed in the city in 1984.
  • 152 E. Market St. York, PA 17401-1219
    717-848-1587
    Built in 1840, this three-story dwelling was purchased by artist and prominent Yorker Horace Bonham in 1875. With its original Bonham-family furnishings and period rooms, the restored house is an...
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  • 4 Sherman St Galeton, PA 16922-1318
    814-435-2275
    The eastern gateway to Potter County, Galeton has a rich lumber history with scenic beauty, combined with great shops and resturaunts with friendly service.
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  • 401 Blair St. Hollidaysburg, PA 16648-1805
    814-695-7543
    Incorporated in 1836, Hollidaysburg is a charming town featuring Victorian neighborhoods, a historic district, and great shopping. Come and visit Hollidaysburg today!
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  • Locust St. Braddock, PA 15104
    412-271-6375
    The Hebron Lutheran Church started the Braddock Cemetery in East Pittsburgh about 140 years ago. Locals recognize the cemetery by the name Russell Cemetery and there are members of the Russell...
  • 419 Library St. Braddock, PA 15104-1609
    412-351-5357
    Visit America's oldest Carnegie Library and view French and Indian War items and artifacts from the Battle of the Monongahela. Visit Braddock's Field and the French and Indian War Museum and...
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  • U.S. Route 1 (Baltimore Pike) at Ring Road Chadds Ford, PA 19317
    610-459-3342
    The Battle of Brandywine on Sept. 11, 1777 was the largest single day land battle of the American Revolution. Tours include an introductory video, exhibits, discussion of battle tactics and...
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  • 120 N. Main St. Mercersburg, PA 17236-1724
    717-328-3525
    During the first Chambersburg Raid, Gen. Stuart used his side porch as temporary headquarters and ate lunch with his staff. The Steiger children had German measles, so they declined going inside...
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