A glimpse into the past.
Visit days gone by at the Mahanoy Area Historical Society. This Mahanoy City research center and history museum gives guests a chance to explore the region’s rich past. From decades-old newspaper clippings to census records, a huge collection of documents is available. Digital copies can be found in the Historical Room, located in the Rhoades Downtown Center. You can even check out 100-year old restored film! No matter your area of interest, this historical society has plenty to see.
If you need some help, the society’s informed and friendly staff will be sure to lend a hand. You can also purchase education DVD sets and books, the funds from which go directly to the society, to take your research home with you. From projects to personal research, the Mahanoy Area Historical Society has you covered.