Museum Hours Saturdays 1-4pm
May - October. Geneology appointments may be
scheduled open Saturdays 1-4 p.m. and other times by appointment by contacting:
Vonnie Henninger, (814)349-8960
Kay Gray, (814)349-5740

Rudy-Corman Building

Home of the
Penns Valley Area Historical Museum
244 West Aaron Square - Aaronsburg, PA 16820


The museum is open for the season every Saturday from 1-4 PM through October!

The museum is located at 244 West Aaron Square in Aaronsburg, PA, along State Route 45.

The Dutch Fall Festival is Oct. 11 & 12, 2014

Visit the Museum during the Annual Dutch Fall Festival Oct. 11 & 12 from 10am-5pm. The PVAHM will have all 4 buildings open for tours and a booth in front with gift shop items for sale. The museum will also be selling our famous apple dumplings from theĀ  apple shack - located in the barn at the rear of the property. A Genealogist will available in our Genealogy Room to answer any of your family tree questions.
The annual Museum Cash Raffle tickets are now available for $1 each or 6 for $5. Prizes are:
1st - $100.00 cash
2nd - $100.00 cash
3rd - $100.00 cash
4th - $50.00 cash
5th - $50.00 cash
Tickets are available at the Museum or from Board Members and will be mailed to Museum Members. You may purchase tickets at the Haines Township Fall Festival October 11 & 12, 2014. Raffle drawing will be Sunday, Oct 12 in front of the Museum.

We have tickets available for The Fall History Dinner is Thursday, October 23 at New Hope Lutheran Church, 119 Cobblestone Court in Spring Mills. The topic will be the 65th Anniversary of the Aaronsburg Story. The communion set Aaron Levy gave to the Evangelical congregations will be present for viewing along with other memorabilia, Vonnie Henninger will present a PowerPoint on the Aaronsburg Story and the floor will be open for participants or family members of participants to share their remembrances of the event. Tickets for the dinner will be available at the Fall Festival and board members. Contact Harry Ward 349-5575.

Our 2014 Exhibits: [Preview now]

1. Celebrating 140 years of the Grange Fair
2. Early school days-Penn Township-includes Coburn and Millheim
3. Penns Valley vintage postcards- private collection of Jim And Paula Smith Existing exhibits are:
4. Civil War-150th anniversary
5. Girl Scouts-100th anniversary
6. Vintage teddy bears
7. Aaronsburg Story
8. Ruth Rudy's Collection of memorabilia as Representative for the 171st district in the General Assembly for 14 years.