Heritage Highlights is a list of forthcoming exhibits, events and programs at PHMC sites and other statewide historical organizations.

Bushy Run Battlefield, Jeanette

  • 234th Anniversary of the Battle of Bushy Run, August 2-3, 1997
  • Living History Workshops, August 23-24, 1997
  • Fall Nature Walk, October 4, 1997
  • Haunted History Hayrides, October 25, 1997

Eckley Miners’ Village, Weatherly

  • Civil War Encampment, August 23, 1997
  • 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Lattimer Massacre Symposium, September 13, 1997

Graeme Park, Horsham

  • 275th Anniversary Celebration of Graeme Park, July 20, 1997
  • Living History Day, September 7, 1997
  • English Car Show, September 27, 1997

Hope Lodge, Fort Washington

  • Evening Concerts Under the Stars, July 23 and August 6, 1997
  • Children’s Summer History Seminar, August 4-8, 1997
  • Living History Interpretation: Susanna Morris, September 14, 1997

Old Economy Village, Ambridge

  • Erntefest, October 4, 1997

Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum, Scranton

  • Lecture: “The Rehabilitation of Father Richard Aust, A Hero in the Lattimer Story”, September 14, 1997
  • Lecture: “The Road from Lattimer: Conflict, Compromise, and Unionization in the Anthracite Coal Industry”, October 26, 1997

Pennsylvania Lumber Museum, Galeton

  • Bark Peelers’ Convention, July 5-6, 1997

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Strasburg

  • Circus Days, August 14-17, 1997
  • Railroads of Pennsylvania Art Show, September 13-14, 1997

Somerset Historical Center, Somerset

  • Brigade of the American Revolution Grand Encampment, July 26-27, 1997
  • Herb and Plant Day, August 2, 1997
  • Mountain Craft Days, September 5-7, 1997
  • Harvest Day, October 19, 1997

The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg

  • 30th Annual “Art of the State: Pennsylvania ’97”, through September 7, 1997
  • Film Retrospective: “When the Movies Were Young: Pennsylvania Film Pioneer Siegmund Lubin”, September 7, 1997

Washington Crossing Historic Park, Washington Crossing

  • British and Hessian Encampment, August 22-24, 1997