Museum News

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 2/8/19

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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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SAVE THE DATE: 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.

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REGISTRATION FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR NOW OPEN!

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 2/1/19

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NEW SPECIAL EVENT: 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

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SAVE THE DATE: 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.

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REGISTRATION FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR NOW OPEN!

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:  MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

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OUR FULL CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR 2019 NOW ONLINE!

We have added the remainder of our 2019 events to our online calendar! Check out our Event Calendar for dates on our annual events, as well as additions of brand new events, including Tanks and Treats and Pictures with Santa!

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 1/18/19

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF WAR AND CONSEQUENCES: 20TH CENTURY TO PRESENT

Designed as a primer for re-enactors and the public, museum educator Joe Horvath provides an overview on the reason and causes of war and its effects on society through time. Audience participation encouraged.

DATE/TIME:  JANUARY 19, 2019 10:00 a.m.

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USED BOOK & INVENTORY SALE!

As we get ready to complete our annual gift shop inventory, you have the opportunity to pick up great books, research material, and wonderful gifts for kids and adults.   The sale will take place in the museum theater. All items and titles are from the Friends of the Pennsylvania Military Museum gift shop, and all profits support the museum.  Admission is Free. 

DATE/TIME:  JANUARY 26, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. & JANUARY 27, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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SAVE THE DATE: 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.

Exploring the Armor.jpg

REGISTRATION FOR 2019’S FIRST EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR NOW OPEN!

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:  MARCH 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 1/11/19

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF WAR AND CONSEQUENCES: 20TH CENTURY TO PRESENT

Designed as a primer for re-enactors and the public, museum educator Joe Horvath provides an overview on the reason and causes of war and its effects on society through time. Audience participation encouraged.

DATE/TIME:  JANUARY 19, 2019 10:00 a.m.

bookstore.jpg

USED BOOK & INVENTORY SALE!

As we get ready to complete our annual gift shop inventory, you have the opportunity to pick up great books, research material, and wonderful gifts for kids and adults.   The sale will take place in the museum theater. All items and titles are from the Friends of the Pennsylvania Military Museum gift shop, and all profits support the museum.  Admission is Free. 

DATE/TIME:  JANUARY 26, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. & JANUARY 27, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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SAVE THE DATE: 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.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 1/4/19

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF WAR AND CONSEQUENCES: 20TH CENTURY TO PRESENT

Designed as a primer for re-enactors and the public, museum educator Joe Horvath provides an overview on the reason and causes of war and its effects on society through time. Audience participation encouraged.

DATE/TIME:  JANUARY 19, 2019 10:00 a.m.

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SAVE THE DATE: 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.

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2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Our online listing of events for 2019 is in the process of being uploaded to our site! Check out our listing of events up through June 2019, currently available on our Event Calendar.