Upcoming Events:

Our Colonial Day Celebration on September, 10, 2016 was a great success!  See photos Here
The Log House Craft Show will be on November 25, 26 and 27, 2016 from 10 am to 4 pm.  Flyer Here
Our Christmas House Tour will be held on Sunday, December, 11, 2016 from Noon to 5 pm.  Flyer Here!

WELCOME to EAST BERLIN

                              where the past comes to life!

 

EAST BERLIN is an historic town located in Adams County, Pennsylvania.

The main street was placed on the national register of Historic Place in recognition  of its many early buildings. East Berlin Historical  Preservation Society was  organized in 1975 in an effort to preserve the unique heritage of the town and is responsible for the following historic buildings:

Red Men's Hall (Location 1)

Church / School House (Location 2)

Log House (Location 3)

Swigart's Mill (Location 4)

Liberty #1 Engine House (Location 5)

For more information contact us at:

East Berlin Historical Preservation Society

Post Office Box 73, 332 W. King Street

East Berlin, PA 17316

(717) 259-0822

Email:  ebhps@comcast.net

 

Please Join Us:
          Click here for printable membership form


The 1764 Preservation Fund is designed for companies and organizations to provide annual contributions for the ongoing preservation of the Society’s buildings. See how you can help here.

Click on the Location in the center of the page

to view the building.

 

      OUR MAJOR FUNDRAISING EVENT

The next Colonial Day will be on September 9, 2017.  2016 Forms are below.  (2017 forms not yet available)   Juried vendors of fine traditional and contemporary crafts set up on West King St. in the National Historic District. Forged iron, copper and tinware, scherenschnitte, folk art, furniture, baskets, toleware, floor cloths, woven rugs, handloomed textiles and much more. Hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Free demonstrations and entertainment. Delicious food available. Free admission. Rain or shine. No pets, please. Sole sponsor:  East Berlin Historical Preservation Society. Info: 717-259-0822 or ebhps@comcast.net See Photos from Colonial Day 2016 Here 

 

COME AND JOIN THE FUN:     Join our next Colonial Day Celebration on September 10, 2016.  If you are interested in being a vendor please call us at 717-259-0822.  You may also download applications for 2016, below.
 

2016 Colonial Day Information:
 
Watch this space for 2017 Colonial Day Information

 2016 Colonial Day Craft Vendor Forms are below:

Photos from 42nd Colonial Day held on Sat. Sept. 10, 2016 NEW!
Vendor Letter  
Rules and Regulations  
Vendor Application
Vendor Contract
2016 Colonial Day Rack Card
2016 Colonial Day Vendors and Program Here! NEW!

 
Major Upcoming Events:

 

Mark your calendars:

Our next Colonial Day Celebration will be on September 9, 2017. 
See our
Photos from 42nd Colonial Day held on Sat. Sept. 10, 2016 NEW!

The Log House Craft Show will be on November 25, 26 and 27, 2016 from 10 am to 4 pm.  Flyer Here

Our bi-annual EBHPS Christmas House Tour will take place on December 11, 2016 from Noon to 5 pm.  Flyer Here

Our Yard and Bake Sale on April 30th was a great success.  See some photos on our Society Snapshots page!  Thanks for your support!

We regret that we had to cancel our 2016 East Berlin Antique Show due to a scheduling conflict.  We hope to resume our show in Spring 2017.

Our Log House Christmas Craft Show was held on Nov. 27, 28 and 29, 2015 and was a great success! Photos from 2015 Here--Flyer Here

The East Berlin Historical Preservation Society Antique Show was held April 30, May 1 and May 2, 2015-- See Photos From 2015 Show Here!  DEALERS:  If you are interested in becoming a dealer at our antique show (held annually near the end of April), please complete the form here.

 

Historic East Berlin Christmas House Tour was held on Sunday, December 14th, 2014 from Noon until 5 PM. For more information: See Rack Card Here.  See Flyer Here.  See Details of Tour Here.  See photos of 2014 tour here!

SHOPPERS/BUYERS:  If you are interested in being added to our mailing list for our Antique Show or other events, please complete the form here.

East Berlin Historical Preservation Society

Post Office Box 73, 332 W. King Street

East Berlin, PA 17316

(717) 259-0822

Email:  ebhps@comcast.net

2016 Quilt: "Shades of Blue" Quilt

  This lovely quilt, based on a pre-Civil War pattern, was First Prize for the 2016 Colonial Day raffle on September 10, 2016.  Watch this space for the 2017 Colonial Day quilt that will be First Prize for next year!


Our 2016 Quilters: Carol, Bev, Mariam and Winny.


Carol and Winny Quilting the 2016 Quilt

 

Last Updated 9/12/2016