Springs Historical Society

1711 Springs Road
Springs, PA 15562 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 814-442-4594

Description

Springs Historical Society is a non-profit organization founded in 1957 foster and actively participate in the preservation of personal property, buildings, sites, landmarks, documents, and other items of historical interest of Springs, Pennsylvania.

Springs is an unincorporated community in rural Somerset County southeast of Pittsburgh that dates to Colonial times.

The society operates a museum which is a rich treasure-store of history, folklore and tradition. The home, the shop, the farm and the trades of the early settlers of the area are attractively displayed. Patrons can also view first-hand what an early school room, store and church were like.

On the same grounds, the Springs Historical Society also operates a seasonal farmer's market and an annual folk festival. A short trail, with easy terrain, offers a convenient entry to the natural beauty surrounding the campus.

Hours of operation

The museum is open May through October, Wednesday through Friday, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Parking

Free, on-site parking is available.

In partnership with Pittsburgh A&E Group