Discovery in the Dark: A Children’s Event

Ever wonder about what life was like at night before electricity? Bring your flashlight to the Chester County History Center to explore the museum in the dark while completing a scavenger hunt. Other fun stations throughout the building will provide more illuminating fun for all!

Have a Ball! New Year Family Event

Looking for a fun activity in anticipation of New Year’s Eve? Kids will “have a ball” exploring the museum and making their own party kit for ringing in the New Year in Style!

Discovery in the Dark: A Children’s Event

This family evening event will show children what life was like in the past before electricity. Learn about all the different sources of light (like candles, lanterns, and rushlights), and […]

Festive Family Fun Day (children’s event)

‘Tis the season–for creating wonderful crafts to give as gifts or hang in a special place at home! CCHC staff will guide visitors through the history and meaning of historic […]

Age of Invention (family program)

A fun family day exploring some of history’s most interesting inventions! What’s the greatest invention in human history? Some might say the wheel, the printing press, the airplane, or the […]