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Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting

April 16 @ 7:30 pm

The annual business meeting of the NHA, plus “Treasure from the Attic” — historic artifacts collected over the years.


Spring Cocktail Party

April 21 @ 5:00 pm

The Newtown Historic Association will hold the “Annual Spring Cocktail Party” on Saturday, April 21st from 5 to 8 PM at the historic Half Moon Inn (Court Inn), 105 Court St. (Court St. & Centre Avenue), the headquarters of the NHA. The Half Moon Inn will be decorated with fresh spring flowers and will offer … Continue reading Spring Cocktail Party


Trolley Tour of Historic Newtown

May 20 @ 12:00 pm

Details TBD



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.

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