State Owned Museums Offer Free Admission for Charter Day 2014

Celebrate Pennsylvania’s 333rd birthday!

PHMC’s 15th Annual Charter Day will be held Sunday, March 9th, from 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. At The State Museum of Pennsylvania visitors will see the final draft of the 1681 charter that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn; local historical and genealogical organization exhibitions; William Penn, Pennsylvania Jack, the Victorian Dance Ensemble, and others interpreting Pennsylvania history; National History Day winning exhibits; free planetarium shows and admission to Curiosity Connection; and special discounts in the museum store.

In celebration of Charter Day, the following PHMC sites expect to be open 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. with free admission, but please confirm when planning your visit:

Anthracite Heritage Museum
Brandywine Battlefield
Conrad Weiser Homestead
Cornwall Iron Furnace
Daniel Boone Homestead
Drake Well Museum and Park
Eckley Miners’ Village
Ephrata Cloister
Erie Maritime Museum
Fort Pitt Museum
Graeme Park
Joseph Priestley House
Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum
Old Economy Village
Pennsbury Manor
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
The State Museum of Pennsylvania
Washington Crossing Historic Park

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