Explore Phoenixville’s History
Open: Wednesday & Friday 9 am - 3 pm
Find us: 204 Church St., Phoenixville, Pa. 19460
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The Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area has information about genealogy, local history, and an extensive archive of documents, photos and artifacts. The museum contains permanent displays about town history and rotating special exhibits.
Find information about local genealogy, history, and old local newspapers on microfilm and CDs. We have an extensive collection of old photographs of Phoenix Iron Co., old buildings, streets, homes, schools, and people of Phoenixville, as well as yearbooks from Phoenixville High School, historical artifacts, a Phoenix Steel Column, and over 300 pieces of Etruscan Majolica that was made in Phoenixville.
Your History is Our HistoryA capital campaign for the future!
We are doing major renovations to improve accessibility to the interior of the Society’s historic building. Please help fund this project to “preserve your history” with a contribution to the Historical Society's Capital Campaign.