Welcome to Newtown
Come and explore the history of Newtown and Bucks County with friends and family! The Newtown Historic Association has exhibits of local artifacts, hosts a variety of events, and also provides an active research facility to discover your roots.
Callahan Research Center
100 Mercer St.
Newtown, PA 18940
Due to COVID-19, the Research Center is temporarily open by appointment only.
Please call 215-805-8772 for more information.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS AND PARKING
The Newtown Historic Association’s Half Moon Inn (Court Inn) and Callahan Research Center are located in historic Newtown PA and approximately 35 minutes north of Philadelphia.
Parking is available on the streets in and around the Half Moon Inn and also next to the Callahan Research Center. Municipal parking lots are available within 2 blocks, behind the Starbucks and also behind the First National Bank of Newtown.
Please contact the Newtown Historic Association for group visits. Call 215.968.4004.
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Tucked neatly within Philadelphia’s Countryside amidst rolling hillsides, working farms and picturesque towns, the 622 square mile area of Bucks County is a particularly inviting place. Visitors in search of historical or artistic treasures, charming accommodations, and eclectic shops will find that Bucks County offers it all and is conveniently located 25 miles from Philadelphia and 75 miles from New York City. LEARN MORE…