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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

The following Historical Marker dedications have been scheduled:

Date/Time:  Friday, August 30, 10:00 AM
Location:  2 W Baltimore Pike, Clifton Heights
Sponsor:  N/A

Anna Thomas Jeanes

Date/Time:  Thursday, September 12, 2:00 PM
Location:  7600 Central Ave., Philadelphia, at entrance to Jeanes Hospital
Sponsor:  Anna T. Jeanes Foundation

Richard Moore

Date/Time:  Saturday, September 14, 1:00 PM
Location:  401 S Main St., Quakertown
Sponsor:  Quakertown Historical Soc.

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

Date/Time:  Saturday, September 14, 11:00 AM
Location:  Hawk Mtn. Sanctuary, 1700 Hawk Mtn. Rd., Kempton
Sponsor:  Hawk Mtn. Sanctuary

Women's Pa. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 22, 11:00 AM
Location:  1320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
Sponsor:  Women's Animal Center

Marianna Mine Explosion

Date/Time:  Saturday, September 28, 11:00 AM
Location:  Beeson Ave. at Marianna Boro. Mine access road
Sponsor:  Marianna Community Public Library

Bethel Burying Ground

Date/Time:  Tuesday, October 1, 1:00 PM
Location:  409 Queen St., Philadelphia
Sponsor:  Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture & the Creative Economy

Date/Time:  Friday, October 11, 2:00 PM
Location:  Euclid Ave. between 2nd and 3rd Streets, Brookville
Sponsor:  Jefferson County Historical Soc.

Ronald McDonald House

Date/Time:  Tuesday, October 15, 12:00 PM
Location:  3925 Chestnut St., Philadelphia
Sponsor:  Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House

Dorothy Mae Richardson

Date/Time:  Wednesday, October 16, 4:00 PM
Location:  1419 Arch St., Pittsburgh
Sponsor:  NeighborWorks Western PA

Elizabeth S. Drinker

Date/Time:  Saturday, November 16, time TBD
Location:  2nd & Quarry Streets, Philadelphia
Sponsor:  N/A