Welcome to The Millbrook Society.
The Millbrook Society is a non-profit organization that inspires passion about preserving and protecting the rich history of Hatboro and local communities.

We achieve our mission through three interrelated activities:

 

PRESERVATION…by collecting and maintaining artifacts, documents, manuscripts, maps.

 

PROTECTION…by archaeology, and recording and researching historical data on buildings and other assets.

 

EDUCATION…by presentations, programs, publications, reenactments and related activities.

 


UPCOMING EVENTS...

Moland House Archaeology...Two dates remaining for 2017

 

October 22nd

November 12th

 

Archaeology activities run 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; the Moland House open house times are 1-4 p.m. 

Check the Archaeology link under the ABOUT tab for more information.


Millbrook Highlights...

The Millbrook Society is updating the Amy B. Yerkes museum/collection room and displays!  The museum remains open each Wednesday evening from 7:30-9:30 and the first Saturday each month from 9am-1pm.  Look for our Grand Re-opening annoucnement!      

 

Sights and sounds of the Civil War in Hatboro...

Troops of the 28th PA Volunteer Infantry set-up camp in the middle of Hatboro on August 19th.

Click here to see highlights of their encampment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Give the Gift of History!

Are you looking for a special gift for for someone who also enjoys local history?  Looking to enhance your own home collection?  Check out what we have in store!  Give the gift of history...and a wonderful way to LEARN about our local history and to help PRESERVE it!  

 

Items are available to order online, by email or phone.  They also often are available at our programs and events.  Your purchase directly supports The Millbrook Society and our mission!  (millbrooksociety@gmail.com, 215-957-1877)  

 

Battle of Crooked Billet DVD
This video was made by a local production company in 2007. Millbrook served as historic advisor and several of our members participated in the reenactments. DVDs are a suggested donation of $20 each.
Images of America: Hatboro book
Millbrook had the opportunity to work with Arcadia to publish this book back in 2000. It features beautiful pictures of our town's past, many photos which had never been seen by the public before. Books are available for a donation of $20.
1860 Hatboro Map
This wonderful map has been beautifully reproduced on a cream water color paper. It is 9"x16.5". We have two versions available, Black and White and Water Colored. The Black and White is $5. and the Water Colored is $25.

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