Weird Christmas: A Journey Into the Dark Heart of the Holiday Season

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Merry and bright? Goodwill toward men? Not so much. At least that's what research has revealed to author Matt Lake (Weird Pennsylvania, Night of the Krampus, and the forthcoming Christmas Night of the Living Dead). Marvel at the gruesome tales of the saints we celebrate during December, and the monsters that roam the hills and […]

Holiday Market and Green Sale

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

  Mark your calendars for the Chester County History Center's Holiday Market and Green Sale with local vendors, live greens, crafts and much more! Join us December 4th, 10a-4p, at CCHC and Evans Alley and explore the incredible artists and greens of Chester County.

Gilded Age Cocktails: History, Lore, and Recipes from America’s Golden Age

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

The decades following the American Civil War burst with invention―they saw the dawn of the telephone, the motor car, electric lights, the airplane―but no innovation was more welcome than the beverage heralded as the “cocktail.” The Gilded Age, as it came to be known, was the Golden Age of Cocktails, giving birth to the classic […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

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Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]

Recurring

Holiday History Stroll

Chester County History Center 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA

Get in a festive mood with this 1.5 hour walking tour, brought to you by the historians and educators at Chester County History Center. Your costumed guides will take you to West Chester's early churches, department stores and cultural sites, learning about what "Christmas" meant to the people of West Chester from the late 1700s […]