Press Releases

To view NHA Press Releases, please click on the links below. For additional information, photos, and updates, please visit the Event Calendar.

October 6, 2018
42nd Annual Market Day 2018

October 7, 2017
41st Annual Market Day 2017

June 23, 2017
Historic Walking Tour

June 7, 2017
5th Grade Walking Tour

May 8, 2017
May Meeting: “200 Years of Newtown Quakers – Newtown Friends Meeting House, 1817 – 2017”

March 21, 2017
March Meeting: “Morell Smith Revisited”

March 18, 2017
Clean Up Day at the Half Moon Inn

March 11, 2017
15th Annual Tavern Night

February 11, 2017
Special Event: “George & Martha: A Love Story”

January 29, 2017
NHA Annual Winter Dinner

2016 Press Releases

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Upcoming Events

Winter Dinner

January 26 @ 6:00 pm

The Newtown Historic Association will hold the “Winter Dinner” on Sunday, January 26th at 6:00 pm at the Temperance House, 5 S. State St. Newtown. This dinner is to honor the homeowners who have graciously opened their houses for the Holiday House Tour and the Public Building stewards. The cost is $45.00 per person – … Continue reading Winter Dinner



The Edward Hicks Room

The Newtown Historic Association invites you back in time to experience the life of Newtown's most famous artist, Edward Hicks. The Edward Hicks Room displays many of the treasurers owned by Hicks during his lifetime. These items include a double-faced swinging sign portraying William Penn's Treaty with the Indians and Penn's Landing at Chester in 1844...learn more


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