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EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 3/22/19

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EXPLORING THE ARMOR: ONLY 1 WEEK LEFT TO REGISTER!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theatre.  Seating is limited; Reservations required. The tour typically lasts two hours.   Admission to Event: $15.00 ($5.00 with museum membership).

Exploring the Armor 3/30/19 Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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HOPS & HISTORY: REGISTER BY MARCH 29th!

Join museum professionals for an evening of great food and history! Pair a delicious meal and in-house craft-brewed beer from Shy Bear Brewing with an intimate historical experience of the gallery and artifacts from the Pennsylvania Military Museum.

Tickets include food, beverage, free museum admission, and your choice of one of the following experiences:

  • In-depth gallery and special artifact tour

  • Presentation: “The Museum: Today & Tomorrow”

  • 28th Infantry Division Shrine & Tank Tour

Admission: $60 per person; $50 for museum members. Reservations required - apply online or call us at (814) 466-6263. Please register by March 29th so we can best prepare for the event!

Hops & History Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday APRIL 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS’ LECTURE SERIES: “A VIEW ON CURRENT MILITARY NURSING IN THE UNITED STATES”

Military Nurses continue to serve during this prolonged period of war. This presentation by Dr. Kelly Wolgast, an Army Nurse who served in Afghanistan during her more than 26 years on active duty, will share some insights on the current (since 9/11) contributions that Military Nurses make to the health of our Armed Forces. The presentation will focus on the types of activities that Military Nurses engage in at home and around the globe. 

DATE/TIME:  Sunday APRIL 7, 2019 2:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 3/15/19

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DOCUMENTARY: “YOU ENTER GERMANY: BLOODY HUERTGEN AND THE SIEGFRIED LINE”

Between September 1944 and February 1945, thirteen U.S. Army divisions fought for control of a 50 square mile area of dense forest along the German border.  It was the longest single battle in American history and largest defeat of the U.S. Army in Europe.  This 2007 German production tells that story with veteran’s interviews and archival footage. (104 minutes). Donation Requested.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 17, 2019 1:30 p.m.

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REGISTER FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theatre.  Seating is limited; Reservations required. The tour typically lasts two hours.   Admission to Event: $15.00 ($5.00 with museum membership).

Exploring the Armor 3/30/19 Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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HOPS & HISTORY: REGISTER BY MARCH 29th!

Join museum professionals for an evening of great food and history! Pair a delicious meal and in-house craft-brewed beer from Shy Bear Brewing with an intimate historical experience of the gallery and artifacts from the Pennsylvania Military Museum.

Tickets include food, beverage, free museum admission, and your choice of one of the following experiences:

  • In-depth gallery and special artifact tour

  • Presentation: “The Museum: Today & Tomorrow”

  • 28th Infantry Division Shrine & Tank Tour

Admission: $60 per person; $50 for museum members. Reservations required - apply online or call us at (814) 466-6263. Please register by March 29th so we can best prepare for the event!

Hops & History Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday APRIL 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 3/8/19

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CHARTER DAY WEEKEND 2019

Free admission Saturday & Sunday to commemorate the founding of Penn’s Woods in 1681. Guided tours and hands-on history stations will entertain and amaze as you discover the lesser-known stories of the past. Check out the gift shop and 2019 calendar of events brochure.

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 9, 2019 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. & Sunday MARCH 10 2019 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

You Enter Germany.jpg

DOCUMENTARY: “YOU ENTER GERMANY: BLOODY HUERTGEN AND THE SIEGFRIED LINE”

Between September 1944 and February 1945, thirteen U.S. Army divisions fought for control of a 50 square mile area of dense forest along the German border.  It was the longest single battle in American history and largest defeat of the U.S. Army in Europe.  This 2007 German production tells that story with veteran’s interviews and archival footage. (104 minutes). Donation Requested.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 17, 2019 1:30 p.m.

Exploring the Armor Group.jpg

REGISTER FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theatre.  Seating is limited; Reservations required. The tour typically lasts two hours.   Admission to Event: $15.00 ($5.00 with museum membership).

Exploring the Armor 3/30/19 Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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HOPS & HISTORY

Join museum professionals for an evening of great food and history! Pair a delicious meal and in-house craft-brewed beer from Shy Bear Brewing with an intimate historical experience of the gallery and artifacts from the Pennsylvania Military Museum.

Tickets include food, beverage, free museum admission, and your choice of one of the following experiences:

  • In-depth gallery and special artifact tour

  • Presentation: “The Museum: Today & Tomorrow”

  • 28th Infantry Division Shrine & Tank Tour

Admission: $60 per person; $50 for museum members. Reservations required - apply online or call us at (814) 466-6263.

Hops & History Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday APRIL 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 3/1/19

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FRIENDS’ LECTURE SERIES: “WAS IT HOT OVER THERE?”

Michael Carper, a native of Reedsville PA who completed 12 years of service with the National Guard and received an Honorable Discharge at the rank of SGT, will talk about his experiences in Iraq and why it’s important for other veterans to talk about their service too. During his service he deployed twice to Iraq; the first time with A Co 3/103 Armor, and the second with A Co 2/112 Infantry.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 3, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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CHARTER DAY WEEKEND 2019

Free admission Saturday & Sunday to commemorate the founding of Penn’s Woods in 1681. Guided tours and hands-on history stations will entertain and amaze as you discover the lesser-known stories of the past. Check out the gift shop and 2019 calendar of events brochure.

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 9, 2019 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. & Sunday MARCH 10 2019 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

You Enter Germany.jpg

DOCUMENTARY: “YOU ENTER GERMANY: BLOODY HUERTGEN AND THE SIEGFRIED LINE”

Between September 1944 and February 1945, thirteen U.S. Army divisions fought for control of a 50 square mile area of dense forest along the German border.  It was the longest single battle in American history and largest defeat of the U.S. Army in Europe.  This 2007 German production tells that story with veteran’s interviews and archival footage. (104 minutes). Donation Requested.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 17, 2019 1:30 p.m.

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REGISTER FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theatre.  Seating is limited; Reservations required. The tour typically lasts two hours.   Admission to Event: $15.00 ($5.00 with museum membership).

Exploring the Armor 3/30/19 Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

hops&historyfinal2.jpg

HOPS & HISTORY

Join museum professionals for an evening of great food and history! Pair a delicious meal and in-house craft-brewed beer from Shy Bear Brewing with an intimate historical experience of the gallery and artifacts from the Pennsylvania Military Museum.

Tickets include food, beverage, free museum admission, and your choice of one of the following experiences:

  • In-depth gallery and special artifact tour

  • Presentation: “The Museum: Today & Tomorrow”

  • 28th Infantry Division Shrine & Tank Tour

Admission: $60 per person; $50 for museum members. Reservations required - apply online or call us at (814) 466-6263.

Hops & History Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday APRIL 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 2/22/19

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FRIENDS’ LECTURE SERIES: “WAS IT HOT OVER THERE?”

Michael Carper, a native of Reedsville PA who completed 12 years of service with the National Guard and received an Honorable Discharge at the rank of SGT, will talk about his experiences in Iraq and why it’s important for other veterans to talk about their service too. During his service he deployed twice to Iraq; the first time with A Co 3/103 Armor, and the second with A Co 2/112 Infantry.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 3, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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CHARTER DAY WEEKEND 2019

Free admission Saturday & Sunday to commemorate the founding of Penn’s Woods in 1681. Guided tours and hands-on history stations will entertain and amaze as you discover the lesser-known stories of the past. Check out the gift shop and 2019 calendar of events brochure.

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 9, 2019 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. & Sunday MARCH 10 2019 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

You Enter Germany.jpg

DOCUMENTARY: “YOU ENTER GERMANY: BLOODY HUERTGEN AND THE SIEGFRIED LINE”

Between September 1944 and February 1945, thirteen U.S. Army divisions fought for control of a 50 square mile area of dense forest along the German border.  It was the longest single battle in American history and largest defeat of the U.S. Army in Europe.  This 2007 German production tells that story with veteran’s interviews and archival footage. (104 minutes). Donation Requested.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday MARCH 17, 2019 1:30 p.m.

Exploring the Armor Group.jpg

REGISTER FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theatre.  Seating is limited; Reservations required. The tour typically lasts two hours.   Admission to Event: $15.00 ($5.00 with museum membership).

Exploring the Armor 3/30/19 Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

hops&historyfinal2.jpg

HOPS & HISTORY

Join museum professionals for an evening of great food and history! Pair a delicious meal and in-house craft-brewed beer from Shy Bear Brewing with an intimate historical experience of the gallery and artifacts from the Pennsylvania Military Museum.

Tickets include food, beverage, free museum admission, and your choice of one of the following experiences:

  • In-depth gallery and special artifact tour

  • Presentation: “The Museum: Today & Tomorrow”

  • 28th Infantry Division Shrine & Tank Tour

Admission: $60 per person; $50 for museum members. Reservations required - apply online or call us at (814) 466-6263.

Hops & History Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Saturday APRIL 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.