Minersville Area Historical Society

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Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Our next business meeting will be Wednesday, March 11th

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

All members please attend. Guests are welcome. 



Collect all six of our Historical Commemorative Ornaments!

See our collection of Minersville Area historical ornaments for sale today. They make great gifts as well as remembrances of our hometown and surrounding areas past. Our newest ornament is the Forestville 1931 Hahn Fire Truck which perished in a fire in 2008. 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  Marian at ramt73@yahoo.com      or 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 Lifetime Member, Franklin Reed (seated with his family). He will be remembered for his kindness and his love of  Minersville's history.

We wish to thank all who made cash donations to our Society in his honor and memory.




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