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Help make November count for the NHA

November 1

For the month of November, support the NHA by participating in the ACME GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Reusable Bag Program!


Home For The Holidays

November 15

Nov 15 – Dec 31, the NHA is sponsoring “Home for the Holidays,” a photo contest to support the NHA while exploring and enjoying our historic town.



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


We invite you to sign up to stay informed of upcoming events, educational programs and community activities. Most are held in our historic Half Moon Inn, a tavern in the early days of Newtown, and are open to the public.

Join the celebration of our past and help ensure the preservation of our future.