Genealogy
 
We invite you to attend the many events sponsored by HCHS. Please check our calendar often for a current list of dates and times. Hope to see you there!
 
Join the Conversation!
Connect with the HCHS as we blog on a variety of topics related to the society.
 
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 305
Huntingdon, PA 16652
Phone:
(814) 643-5449
 

Price
see details
 
 
The Huntingdon County Historical Society's mission is to promote the discovery, collection, preservation, and interpretation of material pertaining to the history of Huntingdon County.  That purpose is advanced in four major fields of activity: (1) the acquisition of research collections of books, archival materials, photographs, and similar materials which are organized and made available to the public for investigating the history of Huntingdon County; (2) the interpretation of Huntingdon County life in past eras through the Mc Murtrie House museum, the 1823 Shaver's Creek Presbyterian Church property; (3) the presentation of programs and exhibits which explore aspects of state and local history, and of annual tours to regional historic sites; and (4) the publication of books which focus on aspects of the history of Huntingdon County.
 
   
Mailing Address:
Huntingdon County Historical Society
     
P.O. Box 305
     
Huntingdon PA 16652
       
   
Telephone:
(814) 643-5449
     
(Leave a message)
       
   
Fax:
(814) 643-2711
       
   
Email:
hchsmail@gmail.com;  mail@huntingdonhistory.org
       
   
Locations:
Research Library
     
106 4th Street
     
Huntingdon PA 16652
       
     
McMurtrie House Museum
     
106 4th Street
     
Huntingdon PA 16652
       
     
Exhibit Gallery                        
     
100 4th Street                           
     
Huntingdon PA 16652         
       
    Contact Persons:
Kelley Kroecker, Executive Director
     
Beverly Swan, Bookkeeper
     

 

   
Board Members:

Fred Lang, President

Dale Norris, Vice-President

     
Maria Pettinger, Secretary
     

J. Patrick McCloskey, Treasurer

      George Zanic
      Deb Riley
     
Roy Stevens
     
Patricia Swigart
     
Glenn Metz
      April Feagley
      George Zanic
       
   
Research Services:
Both general and genealogical research services.
     

 

   
Director's Hours:
Tues-Fri 10-3:30pm.
      Hours may vary from day to day depending on out-of-the-office appointments. Please call to confirm our hours before traveling from a distance.
     

 

    Library Hours: Our research library is open every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am to 4pm, during regular seasonal hours - March (or April, weather dependent) through October/November.  Non-Member library fee is $10.00 per person. 
    Exhibit Gallery Rental Information:

 

Members can rent the facility for $50.00 per day. 

Non-members can rent the facility for $100.00 per day.  The facility includes a locked display cabinet, small kitchenette area and bathroom.  Please call ahead to ensure the times & dates for your rental are available.