PHF to Participate in Global #GivingTuesday

The Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation (PHF) is participating in #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.)...

Buy One Get One Free!

Once again, the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation and The State Museum of Pennsylvania are excited to offer the Buy One Get One Free membership sale! Renew your current membership, rejoin, or join for the first time and give a free membership (at equal or lesser value) to a never before member!

Summer 2017 Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine Available

The Summer 2017 issue of Pennsylvania Heritage magazine is available! This summer, enjoy the featured articles “Representing Pennsylvania’s ‘Precious History’: Art of the State 50” by The State Museum of Pennsylvania curator Amy Hammond, “Tough and Determined:...

Nancy Moses Book Signing and Presentation

Nancy Moses, author and Chair of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) will discuss her new book, Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at The State Museum of Pennsylvania.

Charter Day – March 12, 2017

Join The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s 336th birthday on the 18th Annual Charter Day from 12:00 noon to 4:00 PM, Sunday, March 12 at The State Museum of Pennsylvania. Special Presentation information for Sunday, March 12: Pennsylvania...

2017 Pennsylvania Farm Show + PHF

The 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show took place in Harrisburg from January 7 through 14 and the Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission showed off much of what it has to offer. One of the highlights for over 200 people was the PHMC Historical Marker Scavenger Hunt....

Mammal Hall Members-Only Event!

A special members-only event is coming to The State Museum of Pennsylvania. On Monday, November 28th from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation and The State Museum of Pennsylvania invite members to learn about and observe the restoration of...

Mammal Hall Members-Only Event!

  A special members-only event is coming to The State Museum of Pennsylvania. On both Thursday, October 20th and Monday, November 28th, the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation and The State Museum of Pennsylvania invite members to learn about and observe the...