Tyrone Area Historical Society

Tyrone Area Historical Society The Tyrone Area Historical Society operates as an archive and museum celebrating the rich history of Tyrone, Pennsylvania and the surrounding area.

Since its founding in 1990, the Tyrone Area Historical Society has pledged itself to preserving, interpreting, and encouraging community interest in the unique history of the Tyrone area to ensure that present and future generations can share in and understand their rich heritage.

Tyrone Eagle Eye News
05/31/2019
Tyrone Eagle Eye News

Tyrone Eagle Eye News

126 years ago this month one of the most infamous events in Tyrone history occurred, the Walter L. Main Circus Train wreck.

This is Eagle Eye editor in chief Hannah Gampe's last story of her career 😢 and it's a good one!

So don't miss this Tyrone history feature story in the Eagle Eye:

A local business appreciating their location’s history!
05/29/2019

A local business appreciating their location’s history!

Take a look at our shop's storefront from the late 1800's! The beautiful arched window that we uncovered and restored is intact. It seems it was covered in the mid 1900's from what we can tell. #loveourtown #thebrewcoffeeandtap #brewyourfuture #lovewhatwedo #smalltownvibes #tyrone #espressoyourself

05/20/2019

Dr. Julie Decker - POW Nurses in WW2

Check out our upcoming fundraiser that will help us restore The 9th Street Bridge and return it to Tyrone Residents!Thes...
05/14/2019

Check out our upcoming fundraiser that will help us restore The 9th Street Bridge and return it to Tyrone Residents!

These shirts will be available online AND in the Tyrone History museum! More information to come SOON!!

Thank you for the shoutout, Explore Altoona!
04/22/2019

Thank you for the shoutout, Explore Altoona!

Celebrating the rich history of Tyrone, Pennsylvania and the surrounding area, Tyrone Area Historical Society Museum features artifacts, photographs & displays including a timeline spanning 150+ years. Open Wednesday and Sunday 1-4pm. Free admission.

03/18/2019

A Long Journey Home: Bob Dollar’s New WW2 Book

The museum is OPEN today from 1pm to 4pm!! Come check us out!
10/17/2018

The museum is OPEN today from 1pm to 4pm!! Come check us out!

The Tyrone History Museum's Ari Conditioning is temporarily out-of-order, so for the safety of our volunteers,  our muse...
06/21/2018
Explore Tyrone Area Historical Society in 3D

The Tyrone History Museum's Ari Conditioning is temporarily out-of-order, so for the safety of our volunteers, our museum will be closed until further notice.

In the meantime, feel free to either visit our website (www.TyroneHistory.org), or visit our museum via our Virtual Reality Tour!

This is the Virtual Reality Tour of The Tyrone History Museum!

We are celebrating Warriors Mark’s 250th anniversary! Come check out our recent Warriors Mark exhibits!We are open fro...
05/20/2018

We are celebrating Warriors Mark’s 250th anniversary! Come check out our recent Warriors Mark exhibits!

We are open from 1pm - 4pm today

We are holding our FIRST Public Meeing TONIGHT at 7pm at the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library!Come for Refreshments and a lo...
04/16/2018

We are holding our FIRST Public Meeing TONIGHT at 7pm at the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library!

Come for Refreshments and a look into what we have up our sleeves for Tyrone, Pennsylvania!

The Tyrone History Museum is OFFICIALLY OPEN Sunday, April 11th from 1pm to 4pm!!Come see Tyrone’s history on display!...
04/06/2018

The Tyrone History Museum is OFFICIALLY OPEN Sunday, April 11th from 1pm to 4pm!!

Come see Tyrone’s history on display!!

Here is the schedule of Events for the 2018 Irish Heritage Festival starting tomorrow March 16 and continuing through Su...
03/16/2018

Here is the schedule of Events for the 2018 Irish Heritage Festival starting tomorrow March 16 and continuing through Sunday March 18.
In addition to our normal hours on Sunday from 1-4pm, we will be open on Saturday from 10am-2pm, so stop in and see our museum at the top of Pennsylvania Avenue (in the train station building).

10/28/2017
Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society

The Tyrone Historical Society along with The Tyrone-Snyder Public Library, welcomes the Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society Fall Folliage Train to the Tyrone History Museum today as part of their yearly trip from Bellefonte to Tyrone.

The Fall Foliage train departs for Tyrone

Views around the Tyrone area taken throughout the history of our little town.
05/16/2017

Views around the Tyrone area taken throughout the history of our little town.

Tyrone Area Historical Society
03/29/2017

Tyrone Area Historical Society

A view down Pennsylvania Avenue from the third floor of the Pennsylvania Railroad station sometime before 1887.
03/29/2017

A view down Pennsylvania Avenue from the third floor of the Pennsylvania Railroad station sometime before 1887.

Address

850 Pennsylvania Avenue
Tyrone, PA
16686

Opening Hours

Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00
Sunday 13:00 - 16:00

Telephone

(814) 684-5141

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