• Special Presentation

    Join us at the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library on October 13, 2016 from 5:00 to 6:30 for a special presentation by photographer Matthew Christopher who will present his work in a program based on his two books, Abandoned America: Dismantling the Dream and Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences.

  • The History of Montgomery County

    Learn More About the History of Montgomery County, PA!

  • The Life and Legacy of Dick Allen

    October marks the beginning of Major League baseball’s play-off season and we’re marking the season on Thursday, October 6, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. with a presentation on America’s pastime as Mitchell Nathanson looks at Philadelphia Phillies player Dick Allen.

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The Culture of Marriage
Thursday September 22
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cemetery Tour and Presentation

The Historical Society of Montgomery County announces a special combination event on Thursday, September 22, 2016 that looks at the changing culture of marriage. The event will feature a walking tour of Historic Montgomery Cemetery followed by light refreshments inside the Cemetery’s gatehouse with a presentation  provided by author Rebecca Price Janney who will draw from her book, Then Comes Marriage?: A Cultural History of the American Family, as she discusses the changing nature of the culture of marriage in America.


Funding for the Historical Society of Montgomery County is supported by a grant from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,
a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.