The Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation is the non-profit partner of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Governed by a volunteer board, PHF helps preserve the Commonwealth’s rich heritage through charitable funding, membership, grant management, and community engagement.
In the Winter months, some of the sites on the Pennsylvania Trails of history enter "hibernation" while some reduce their hours. Click to view the updated information.
PLEASE contact the individual sites before venturing out.
PHMC's Historic Sites and Museums provide an assortment of events on the Pennsylvania Trails of History. Visit our Event Pages for both Virtual and Special and In-person Events happening throughout the Trails of History and beyond. Many of the historic sites and museums provide fun, family activities year round for all generations to enjoy. Or, be an armchair traveler and immerse yourself in virtual events and tours.
Volunteer Opportunities are plentiful at the historic sites and museums on The PA Trails of History. Learn more about where and how people of all ages can get involved!
The Pennsylvania Heritage® magazine is published quarterly as a benefit of membership with the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation or The State Museum of Pennsylvania affiliate membership. It is also available by subscription only for $35.00.
Click here if you would like more information about the magazine, to renew or purchase a subscription, or to purchase back issues.
Great News! AmazonSmile customers can now support Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation in the Amazon shopping app on iOS and Android mobile phones! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile.
1. Open the Amazon Shopping app on your device
2. Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings'
3. Tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process.
Thank you for supporting the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation!
If you are a Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation member, check out our membership portal where you can renew your membership or PA Heritage magazine subscription, update your profile, and find additional information and activities for members only!
• Go to the Membership navigation tab above, click Members Login or click on this box.
• Your Membership Number is your User Name
• Click “Reset Password”
• Follow the instruction to create your new account.
While you are logged in, please update your profile with any changes!
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