your guide to over 550 living history museums

Resource Guide - Primary Focus

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

   
 

House Museums Pennsylvania Towamencin-Wilmerding

 

 

 

 

 

House Museum Index Page
 

 

Now Get it all for Less. Visit Cheap Tickets today.

 

Pennsylvania
 Towamencin
 
Morgan Log House
 
850 Weikel Road
 
Towamencin  PA 19443    
 
Phone  215 368-2480
 
Web Site  www.morganloghouse.org
 
Description  restored log structure with pegged  roof trusses and original interior
 
Type of Resource House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Era 1695
 
Owner/Operator: Welsh Valley Preservation Society
 
New or Updated:  3/18/2006

   Upland
 
Pusey Caleb House & Landingford Plantation
 
19 Race Street
 
Upland   PA  19015    
 
Phone   610 874-5665
 
Web Site  http://www.delcohistory.org/fcph/
 
Alt Web  http://www.delcohistory.org/fcph/fcph.htm
 
Description  visited by William Penn several times
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Era  1683
 
New or Updated:     3/23/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Valley Forge
 
Wharton Esherick Museum
 
PO Box 595
 
Valley Forge  PA    19301
 
Phone   610 644-5822
 
Web Site  http://www.levins.com/esherick.html
 
Description  house and studio of artist, works from 1920-1970
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
New or Updated:   5/24/2004

  Wallingford
 
Leiper Historic House
 
521 Avondale Road
 
Wallingford   PA  19086
 
Phone   610 566-6365
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.experiencepa.com/experiencepa/details.do?name=Thomas+Leiper+H
 
Description  home of Philadelphia tobacco merchant
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
New or Updated:    5/24/2004

Pennsylvania
Washington
David Bradford House
175 S Main Street
Washington PA 15301
Phone 724 222-3604
Web Site http://www.bradfordhouse.org/
E-mail mthart@pulsenet.com
Description home of prominent early figure and one of the leaders of the 1794 Whiskey Rebellion
Type of Resource House Museum
Era 1788

  Washington
 
Washington Historical Society
 
49 East Maiden Street
 
Washington  PA   15301    
 
Phone   724 225-6740
 
Web Site  http://www.wchspa.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@wchspa.org
 
Description  located in Le Moyne House, early abolitionist & humanitarian
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1812
 
New or Updated:   5/25/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Waterford
 
Judson House
 
31 High Street
 
PO Box 622
 
Waterford  PA  16441
 
Phone   814 796-6030
 
Web Site  http://www.goerie.com/erieyesterday/fort_leboeuf_museum.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.geocities.com/TheTropics/1926/judhouse.html
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Owner/Operator:  Fort Le Bouef Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   5/25/2004

  Wayne
 
Duportail House - Chesterbrook
 
297 Adams Drive
 
Wayne   PA  19087 
 
Phone   610 644-4840
 
Web Site  http://www.partyspace.com/FacilityViewer.asp?id=51
 
Description  historic farmhouse on 5 acres,  primarily used as an event venue
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Era  1740
 
New or Updated:   5/26/2004

Pennsylvania
Willow Street
Hans Herr House
1849 Hans Herr Drive
Willow Street PA 17584
Phone 717 464-4438
Web Site www.hansherr.org
Description
Type of Resource  House Museum

Wilmerding
George Westinghouse Museum
325 Commerce Street
Wilmerding PA 15148
Phone
412 825-3004
Alt Phone
412 823-0500
Web Site
www.georgewestinghouse.com/museum.html
Description
dedicated to inventor and industrialist
Type of Resource
House Museum
Primary Focus
Famous People

Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009   Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.