Category Archives : Updates


Closure and Cancellation Update – March 14, 2020

  Dear Friends of the Berks History Center, In support of the Governor’s decision to close all schools in Pennsylvania to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Berks History Center will close to the public after Saturday, March 14th. Both our museum at 940 Centre Avenue and research library located in the Henry […]


Health & Safety Updates – March 13, 2020

To ensure the health and safety of our community, the Votes for Women program scheduled for March 14, 2020 is canceled. We plan to video record the performance of “System Shakers and Barrier Breakers: The Suffragists” to make it available online for the general public to view. More information TBA. In addition the Berks History Center […]


Health & Safety Updates – March 12, 2020

Your health and safety are important to us and we are continuing to monitor the development of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) nationally and regionally. The Berks History Center currently employs standard cleaning procedures and has enhanced those efforts with daily disinfecting of common areas, taking extra precautions to wipe down doors, doorknobs, faucets, light switches, research […]