Chester County Historical Society

225 North High Street, West Chester, PA 19380


Museum Website

Founded by local citizens in 1893, and now located  in a 56,000 square foot complex in the " History Center" in downtown West Chester, CCHS stewards an unparalleled collection of artifacts, manuscripts, photographs and volumes that documents over 300 years of County heritage

CCHS hosts a permanent and rotating exhibits featuring nationally significant collections – locally crafted Grandfather Clocks, furniture from the early 1700s, over 200 quilts, and historic clothing collection dating from the 1700s to today, and related art exhibitions. 

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