Become a Berks History Center Volunteer




The Berks History Center

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Our Mission: The Berks History Center is an educational organization that serves to engage and excite our community by interpreting its unique past to understand the present and inspire the future.

Come see the new exhibit on the Brecknock Township!


Support the Light the Courthouse Project!



The Henry Janssen Library


Attention Researchers:

The HJL does not accept research requests by email or over the phone.  



Please click here for more information regarding our research service.




We do not accept new researchers after 3:30pm.


Check out our new online exhibit about our Ancona Books.



HJL Book Club Upcoming Books: