Join us for the Bath Center Hamlet Walking Tour!
Join us on Monday, April 4th for the opening day of our new exhibit, "Downton Bath; 1900-1950". We will be open that day from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
This exhibit will feature the Whitcraft Store and the 1912 fire; the families of Mauton, Saalfield, Englebeck, Cranz, and Whitcraft; Ira Hershey: and Mary Linder, the window and janitor of town hall; Bath Trustee Warren Scott Thorp.
Museum hours are Mondays, 2-4 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; last Saturday of each month, 10 a.m.-noon; other times by appointment. Free admission!
See you then!
Sugarland Express Cookie Tour
December 5, noon - 4 pm
The Bath Business Association is embarking on what may become a new tradition in Bath – The Sugarland Express Cookie Tour. The museum will be open during this time. See you on Saturday, December 5, from noon to 4 p.m.!
Our next exhibit will be 'Downton Bath 1900-1950
Opening April, 2016- This exhibit will feature the Whitcraft Store and the 1912 Fire, families of Manton, Saalfield, Englebeck, Cranz, and Whitcraft, Ira Hershey, And Mary Linder, a widow and janitor of town hall, Bath Trustee Warren Scott Thorp
Bath Township Historical Society Ice Cream Social – at the Stony Hill Schoolhouse
Sunday, September 13th, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
The BBA Road Rally follows at 3PM.
On October 21st at 7:00 PM in the Bath Township Museum, Paul Huff will speak on The Sultana . Mark your calendars for this informative and historic presentation!
Mark your calendar for Sunday, September 13th, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for the annual Bath Township Historical Society Ice Cream Social at the Stony Hill Schoolhouse. See you there!
On Sunday, April 26th at 1:00 pm Bath Township Historical Society will present Hammond’s Corners Heritage Tour. The tour will begin inside Garth Andrew’s Store with a half-hour power point of the history of Hammond’s Corners presented by a former resident. This will be followed by a walking tour of the heritage cross roads. If the weather is inclement the entire program will be presented inside Garth Andrew’s store.
Twelve historical interpreters will present characterizations of people that had lived in this hamlet. Everyone is invited to this free historical adventure in which you will discover how Hammond’s Corners played a major role in the early days of Bath Township’s development. Hammond’s Corners commercial center was established in the decade beginning in 1830. By 1840 homes, barns, buggy shop, general store, school and church were the core of this local community.
Bath Township: Post Civil War 1865-1900
The Bath Township Historical Society