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Saturdays  Nov 29th & Dec 14th

Leaving Minersville Train Station

11 AM - 1 PM - 3 PM (1 hour rides)

$12 Adults (age 13 & up)

$9 Children (ages 3 - 12)*

One child rides free with paying adult

Call 570-544-8300 or 570-544-2149 

Advance tickets suggested - first come, first served day of ride Seating not assigned. Trips run rain, shine or snow! Parking at Stadium with shuttle service to station.  Historical Ornaments will be for sale - see below



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.

THANK YOU to the following people who have kindly donated a cash gift to our Historical Society in memory of our very dearly departed friend, member and genealogist DEBORAH NOUZOVSKY: The Barukas Family, Bill Edmunds, "Bud" Noble & Jule Quandel, Francis & Patricia Monroe, James & Sandra Neumeister, Gloria Dutcavage and son David Dutcavage,  Ian Palmer, Elaine Hammel, Richard & Marian Twigg, Thomas & Linda Smith and Dora Santarelli. A Memorial plaque honoring her was presented to her family on Spirit Day, Sept. 7th.    -------------------------------  Minersville historical ornaments, t-shirts and Christmas Cards will be for sale at the train rides inside the station. Thank you for your support.

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