Calendar of Dedication Events
Since 1946, Pennsylvanians have gathered to unveil, dedicate, and celebrate the installation of new historical markers. Virtually all of these ceremonies are public events, and you're invited to attend those held near where you live or whose subject matter interests you.
Visit this page often, as new events will be listed as soon as they are confirmed. Information is subject to change.
Upcoming PA Historical Marker Dedication Events
Date/Time: Saturday, August 19, 12PM
Location: 544 E Pittsburgh St., Delmont
Sponsor: Fairview Park Bd. of Directors
Robertson Art Tile Company
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 23, 10AM
Location: S Pennsylvania Ave. & Green St., Morrisville
Sponsor: Morrisville Boro. & Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commis.
Huber Coal Breaker
Date/Time: Monday, September 4, 12:30PM
Location: 101 S Main St., Ashley
Sponsor: Huber Breaker Preservation Society
America's First Iron Puddling Furnace
Date/Time: Sunday, September 10, 3PM
Location: PA 51 and Laurel Hill Rd. (SR 4010), Menallen Twp.
Sponsor: Fayette County Historical Society
Terminal Commerce Building
Date/Time: Thursday, September 14, late AM
Location: 401 N Broad St., Philadelphia
Sponsor: 401 N Broad Lessee, LLC
Pennsylvania Canal (Western Division)
Date/Time: Saturday, September 16, 4:40PM
Location: park adjacent to 476 Canal St., Leechburg
Sponsor: Leechburg Area Museum and Historical Soc.
Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse
Date/Time: Saturday, September 23, 11AM
Location: 3500 Reservoir Dr., Philadelphia
Sponsor: Smith Meml. Playground & Playhouse
First African Baptist Church
Date/Time: Saturday, September 23, 1PM
Location: 67th St. & Lansdowne Ave., Philadelphia
Sponsor: First African Baptist Church
Jefferson Street Ballparks
Date/Time: Saturday, September 30, 11AM
Location: 27th & Jefferson Sts., Philadelphia
Date/Time: Saturday, September 30, 1PM
Location: Beechwood Blvd. at Federal Hill, Pittsburgh
Sponsor: Squirrel Hill Historical Soc.
John E. Fryer, M.D.
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 3, 12:30PM
Location: 13th & Locust Sts., Philadelphia
Sponsor: Equality Forum
The Jewish Hospital
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 11, 10AM
Location: 5501 Old York Rd., Philadelphia
Sponsor: Einstein Healthcare Network