The Centre Furnace Mansion and CCHS office will be closed annually for the holidays December 24- January 1. Office hours will resume on January 2.

Tours at the Mansion will resume on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, 1:00-4:00 p.m., beginning mid January. As always, please call us at 814-234-4779 or email with any questions.

CCHS hosts a variety of program and events throughout the year. CCHS programs are generally free, unless noted, and the public is encouraged to attend. If RSVPs are required, the program information will include a link. Donations​ are greatly appreciated.

Annual Programs:

January – John H. Ziegler Historic Preservation Awards of the Centre County Historical Society

May – Plant Celebration & Garden Sale

July/August – CCC Legacy Day at Poe Valley

September – Boogersburg School Open House

November/December – Stocking Stuffer, Magical Holiday Market

December – Central PA Civil War Round Table – Centre County Historical Society joint program

Monthly or Quarterly Programs:

Henszey-Pyle Distinguished Author Series

Encyclopedia Live History Talk Series

History Talk programs

(These programs are now being held in person and locations vary. Current programs and RSVP links, if required, may be found in our event calendar.)

Upcoming Events