Chester County Historical Society Hours of Operation ~ Please visit us Tuesday - Saturday 9:30am - 4:30pm.

Museum and Library Admission Fees: Members free ~ Adults are $6.00 ~ Seniors $5.00 ~ Students and children over six years old - $3.50

In the heart of historic West Chester, PA, the Chester County Historical Society (CCHS) preserves and shares the remarkable story of the area's past. Explore over 300 years of history through rare documents, photographs, and newspapers in our research library, seven galleries filled with engaging exhibitions, and special school and public programs year round. From George Washington and the Battle of Brandywine to the Underground Railroad, Civil War, and Civil Rights, CCHS holds keys to the past for you to discover.

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  • October 28, 2016

    The Marketing and Events Manager is responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing of CCHS’s rental program, including but not limited to onsite activities and internal and external websites; booking, scheduling and promoting events; managing rentals and events; institutional social media and PR.

  • October 20, 2016

    Businesses that participate in the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program have the power to direct their tax dollars to the future leaders of our community — our children. The process is as easy as one, two, three: