Minersville Area Historical Society

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We would like to sincerely thank

Police Chief Michael Combs for presenting his program:


on October 28th at Zion E.L. Church as our final program for 2015

2016 Programs to be announced at a later date - check back with us!


Our next business meeting will be Wednesday, November 11th

at 7 PM at the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church on Fourth and Lewis Streets.

All members are invited to attend. 

We need Committee Chairpersons; please volunteer to help out in 2016! 



Collect all seven of our Historical Commemorative Ornaments!

See our collection of Minersville Area historical ornaments for sale.     They make great gifts as well as remembrances of our hometown and surrounding areas past. Our newest ornament is the First National Bank of Minersville, which has been an iconic building in the center of our town for over 150 years.  Order yours now! Thank you for your support and interest in our local history!

 Go to:    http://minersville.net/Ornaments.html



Write to: Minersville Area Historical Society P.O. Box 577 Minersville, PA. 17954

 The Minersville Area Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization established to historically serve the community of Minersville, PA.  For questions or to arrange for any donations,  e-mail  Dora  at drshistory@verizon.net           All charitable donations are tax deductible.


 It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the loss of our dear friend and member, Ian Palmer. Ian served our Society as President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer over the years. He will be greatly missed.


The new ornament is in. The First National Bank of Minersville is now available at $18 each. See photo below.


Want to keep your history alive?

NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME .  Dues are only $12 a year! 

"HISTORY MATTERS!" Dora Santarelli, Society President

Come join us at:

  • our monthly meetings and learning programs
  • on a walkabout, talkabout the town
  • the Union Cemetery Decoration Day Memorial Ceremony
  • Fairlane Village Mall's Annual History Fair
  • Spirit Day in Minersville