Montgomery County Hospitals - From Almshouses to Hospitals

Montgomery County Hospitals - From Almshouses to Hospitals

More About Montgomery County Hospitals - From Almshouses to Hospitals

The newest exhibition at the Historical Society of Montgomery County will focus on hospitals and healthcare in Montgomery County. Hospitals are a common sight throughout Montgomery County, but that was not always the case. From local doctors, to Almshouses, and nonprofit organizations, the way we treat the sick and injured has changed drastically since the founding of the county. This exhibit, we will explore how hospitals and medical treatments have evolved and impacted the community.

The exhibit will be located at Society Headquarers 1654 DeKalb Street, Norristown, PA. We will have an opening catered gala for this exhibition on June 27, 2019. The exhibit will open to the public on Monday July 1, 2019 and run until February 1, 2020.

The special exhibit opening is June 27, 2019, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Tickets to the exhibit opening are $40.00 per person. Please call 610-272-0297 for tickets.

Exhibit Hours:
Monday & Thursday - 10:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Wednesday - 1:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Call for Saturday hours.
Closed on holidays.

Tags: arts and entertainment, medicine, history, science

Posted By: Historical Society of Montgomery County

Event Details

Date: February 1, 2020

Historic Montgomery Cemetery
1654 DeKalb Street
Norristown PA 19401

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Barry Rauhauser

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More About this Event Poster: Historical Society of Montgomery County

Historical Society of Montgomery County was established in 1881 and incorporated in 1884. The Historical Society of Montgomery County is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization, registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Charitable Organizations. The Historical Society is also a member of American Association of State and Local History, the Alliance of Pennsylvania County Historical Societies and the Pennsylvania Federation of Museums and Historical Organizations.

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