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Explore Freedom's Backyard

We invite you to visit the nations longest National Historic District, where the stories of American freedom are told in uniquely personal terms.

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    Visit each of our sixteen historic attractions for just $15 for an individual, or $25 for a family of four. More information

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Membership Drive

Join Historic Germantown Today!

click here to become a member online

Members are an important part of Historic Germantown. Membership dues allow us to be here for our neighbors, the greater Philadelphia area and the national and international visitors who use our library for research and information.

Your contribution helps us to:

  • Preserve our collections.
  • Reach 4,500 children annually who participate in history oriented programs.
  • Print and distribute the acclaimed Germantown Crier.
  • Produce yearlong innovative history themed programs, exhibits, and projects.
Featured Event

Holiday Greens Sale and Open House - 
including Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition opening reception

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 2-5PM
at Awbury Arboretum

Stop by the cozy Cope House  to pick out a tree, wreath, or poinsettia, and purchase gorgeous, unique greens harvested from the Arboretum’s abundant evergreen supply.

Light Refreshments, Hot Drinks, and
Holiday Sing-Along provided free of charge!
Childrens’ crafts for a small fee.

Purchase greens at Open House, or pre-order online starting November 17th:


Featured Event

Cocktails & Curry:
A retro-style party featuring Cliveden’s kitchens.

Join us for Cocktails, Indian Cuisine,
and Revelry

Friday, December 5, 2014, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
at Cliveden

Click here for full details

Our Sponsors
Freeman’s Auctioneers & Appraisers Bowman Properties Hayden Real Estate Investments Cheshire Law Group Kurtz Construction Company Philadelphia Print Shop Post Brothers Apartments Nolan Painting Loretta Witt