Elkins Park’s Richard Wall Park House Museum annual Fall Open House announces full vendor roster

The Cheltenham Township Historical Society will host their annual Fall Open House of the Richard Wall House Museum on Sunday, October 22 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm at 1 Wall Park Drive in Elkins Park.

The event will feature a new exhibit titled “Cheltenham Police: The First 50 Years,” as well as exhibits from various community groups, including:

  • La Mott Citizens United: Information about our organization, recruitment, Our La Mott Times Quarterly Newsletter, and talk about our Historic La Mott Community.
  • Ed McLaughlin: Civil war historian and author. Display is on Camp William Penn & the Phila National Cemetery.
  • Camp William Penn Museum: Displays on the civil war training camp for US Colored Troops, which was located in La Mott.
  • Chelsea Chats and Cheltenham BHAR: Handouts, information about Chelsea Chats community, BHAR, and pictures of history of La Mott.
  • Old York Road Genealogical Society: Print materials and display items along with recommendations and advice from experienced family researchers to community members who are interested in researching their family’s history.
  • Cheltenham Chamber of Citizens: Information about historic buildings in Cheltenham and about CCC initiatives.
  • Cheltenham Township Historical Commission: Information about the historical commission, our mission, and the services we offer.

To reserve a table, you can email historicalcommission@cheltenhampa.gov.

For more information, you can visit the event’s Facebook page.

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