Historic Visions Puzzle


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The Historic Visions of Newtown, PA is the second in a series of collectable puzzles, taken from the archives of the Newtown Historic Association. The puzzle offers another timeless glimpse back at what business was like just a century ago. The puzzle consists of Advertising cards from Newtown area businesses that are displayed with the background of an advertising page from an 1898 issue of the Newtown Enterprise paper.

This 500-piece jigsaw puzzle is being sold as a fund-raising initiative for the Newtown Historic Association. Online purchase is available here. The puzzle is also available for purchase at the Newtown Historic Association’s Callahan Research Center on Mercer Street and at the upcoming Market Day event on October 2nd. This puzzle was sponsored by Johnson, Kendall & Johnson which has been doing business in Newtown since 1959. The NHA is grateful for Johnson, Kendall & Johnson’s commitment to Newtown and Bucks County and their support of the Association.

Upcoming Events

Market Day

October 2 @ 10:00 am

Save the date! Market Day is returning for 2021 on October 2nd. It is our proud tradition to feature high-quality crafters, artisans & fine artists; colonial-era demonstrations, reenactments & activities; farm stands; entertainment for all ages; and food from local restaurants.


Historic Walking Tour of Tyler Park (Saturday)

October 9 @ 10:00 am

This annual event is designed as a self-guided walking tour of the historic properties and farmhouses scattered throughout the Tyler State Park grounds. The self-guided tour will begin at 10am at the Boathouse Pavilion on Saturday, October 9th and again on Sunday, October 10th. Representatives from both the Newtown Historic Association and the Pennsylvania Department … Continue reading Historic Walking Tour of Tyler Park (Saturday)


Historic Walking Tour of Tyler Park (Sunday)

October 10 @ 10:00 am

This tour will take place on Saturday, Oct 9 and again on Sunday Oct 10.



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.