The Official Historical Society of Schuylkill County


Our New Membership Application:


The Schuylkill County Historical Society exists for the benefit of those who want to take advantage of its diverse collections and opportunities to use its research materials. Every membership represents a belief in the Society’s commitment to preserving the history and data of Schuylkill County.

Become an important partner in the collection, preservation, exhibit and study of the history of Schuylkill County.

Membership Benefits

  • Free admission to Society headquarters
  • Free use of the library
  • Free use of research materials
  • Free use of microfilm records
  • Discounts on books and materials for sale by the Society
  • Monthly Society programs
  • Annual D.C. Henning dinner
  • Discounts on research done for you on genealogy or historical questions that you send to the Society via the internet or mail.

Annual Membership

Membership starts the month that you become a member and runs for twelve (12) months.

  • Individual: $25.00
  • Student: $10.00
  • Family: $40.00
  • Contributing: $50.00
  • Patron: $100.00
  • Benefactor: $250.00
  • Business: $250.00
  • Life: $500.00


Membersip Levels


Download the Application(Print, complete and mail with your payment)

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