Union County Historical Society

Welcome to the Union County Historical Society!



"Exploring Union County's Past to Inform the Present and Future"

For over a hundred years, the Union County Historical Society has gathered, recorded, and shared this county’s rich past. The oral histories, honored memories, and treasured heirlooms in our archives and collections capture and chronicle the essence of time and place.

Explore newspapers, publications, property histories, and genealogies. Join us and discover how your place in time links with ours. This is where your personal journey begins.

Summer Sunday DEW House Tours

Our Summer Sunday tour season is off and running! Please plan to stop by and learn how this property's history reflected the economic, agricultural and political evolution of our region, state and nation.

The last set of tours will be on 20 October, every hour on the hour, from 1 to 4 p.m. Free admission, but we accept donations.

The First Annual Plein Air Day for School Students

On 9 and 11 October, over 20 junior and senior high school art students from Lewisburg, led by artist Michele Heller, participated in an all-day Plein Air activity at the DEW House.



Please stop by the Lewisburg Deli and view their work during "Stroll Through the Yards," from 6-9 p.m., on 1 November. 

 UCHS Meetings, Events, & Dinners

(for more events and details, please click the "What's Happening" Quicklink on the right)

20 October - DEW House Tours, 1-4 p.m.

 1 November - UCHS Fall Dinner, David del Testa

 7 November - "Native Americans in Central PA" - West End Library, Laurelton, 6:30 p.m.

11 December - UCHS Board of Directors Meeting - UC Government Center, 6:30 p.m.

13 - 15 December - Christkindl, Mifflinburg