Beaver County Historical Organizations

Beaver County Local History Directory

A searchable directory of local history museums, organizations, and independent history projects in Beaver County.  We welcome updates, corrections, and suggested additions to this list.   

AliquippaB.F. Jones Memorial Library663 Franklin Ave.Aliquippa Pa. 15001724-375-2900 Website
Ohio Valley Lines Model Railroad, Library & Museum1225 Merchant Street, Ambridge, 15003724-266-4787Website
AmbridgeOld Economy Village270 16th Street, Ambridge, 15003724-266-4500Website
AmbridgePerforming Arts Legends Museum1426 Merchant St, Ambridge, PA 15003-2275Website
Beaver Beaver Area Heritage Museum1 River Road Extension, Beaver, 15009724-775-7174Website
Beaver Beaver County Genealogy and History CenterBeaver Station, 250 East End Avenue, Beaver, 15009724-775-1775Website

Beaver Saint Nicholas Chapel
5400 Tuscarawas Road, Beaver, 15009724-495-3400Website
Beaver FallsBeaver Falls Historical Society and MuseumBeaver Falls, PA 15010724-774-6229
Beaver FallsLarry Bruno Foundation Hall of Achievement & Museum1112 7th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010Website
Brighton TownshipBrighton Township Historical Society 245 Park Road, Beaver, 15009724-774-8292Website
Chippewa Air Heritage, Inc. Museum and Aircraft Restoration Facility35 Piper St #1043, Beaver Falls, PA 15010724-843-2820Website
ChippewaMcKinley Schoolhouse

McKinley Road & 37th Street Extension, Beaver Falls (Chippewa), 15010724-843-8177Website
Darlington Beaver County Industrial Museum801 Plumb Street, Darlington, 16115724-312-0831Website
Darlington Little Beaver Historical Society
- McCarl Industrial & Agricultural Museum
- Greersburg Academy
- Little Beaver Museum
- Hamilton Forge & Foundry
- McCoy Log Cabin
710 Market Street, Darlington, 16115724-843-4361Website
Ellwood CityEllwood City Area Historical Society Museum310 Fifth Street, Ellwood City, PA 16117724-752-2021Website
Enon ValleyEnon Valley Community Historical Society1084 Main Street, Enon Valley, 16120724-336-5194Facebook
FombellFombell Area Historical Society102 Hardy Lane Ellwood City Pa. 16117724-971-6580Website
FreedomBeaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation
- Vicary Mansion
- Beaver County History Coalition
- Beaver County History Online
1235 Third Avenue, Freedom, 15042724-775-1848BCHRLF Website
Beaver County History Online Website
HomewoodHomewood Heritage SocietyFacebook
HookstownSouth Side Historical Village
Hookstown Fair Grounds, 1198 State Rt. 168, Hookstown, 15050724-573-9367Website
Independent The Social Voice Project
- Local History Podcast Initiative
- Beaver County Art & History Online Museum
- Public History Matters Blog
Independent Beaver County Past, Present, Future!InternetFacebook
Independent Beaver County Pennsylvania History & GenealogyInternetFacebook
Independent Georgetown SteamboatsInternetWebsite
Independent Jeffrey Snedden, Historian & Writer
- "History in a Minute" video series
Independent Logstown Associates Historical SocietyInternetFacebook
Independent Ambridge Memories: Memories of Ambridge, Pennsylvania (1950-1970--and the years that came before)InternetWebsite
Independent PICRYL Beaver County Photo Collection
- The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
Independent FamilySearch: Beaver County, Pennsylvania GenealogyInternetWebsite
MonacaBeaver County Model Railroad and Historical Society416 6th Street, Monaca, 15061724-843-3783Website
MonacaBaker-Dungan Museum/Millcreek Valley Historical Society100 University Drive,
Monaca, PA 15061
MonacaMonaca Community Hall of Fame1098 Pennsylvania Avenue, Monaca, PA 15061724-728-0248
New BrightonHistoric Grove Cemetery1750 Valley Ave., New Brighton, PA 15066724-843-2960Website
New BrightonMerrick Art Gallery and Museum1100 5th Avenue, New Brighton, PA 15066724-846-1130Website
New BrightonNew Brighton Historical Society1229 7th Ave. New Brighton PA. 15066724-622-8877Website
RochesterThe H.C. Fry Glass SocietyFacebook
RochesterRochester Area Heritage Society Museum and Model Railroad350 Adams Street, Second Floor, Rochester, 15074724-777-7697Facebook