Join us for historical society events around the Altoona area.


Trick or Treat at the Museum
October 26, 2017 6 - 8 p.m.

Put on your Halloween costume and stop by the museum for some Halloween treats! 


Rising to New Heights: Altoona's Future  

November 7, 2017 -- 7 p.m.

City Administrator Jeff Mark shares an update on the community, and has a look at the projects to come.


Small Business Saturday Open House

November 25, 2017 -- 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Check out the museum decorated for the holidays, and do some Christmas shopping at the new Museum Gift Shop!


Holiday Open House

November 30, 2017 -- 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Enjoy holiday treats and decorations at the museum. Stop in to learn more about what we have planned for 2018.


Holiday Tour of Stores

December 1-2, 2017 -- 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
​Check out the museum decorated for the holidays, and do some Christmas shopping at the new Museum Gift Shop!


Christmas at the Museum

December 3, 2017 -- 1-5 p.m.
Crafts for children, cookie decorating, hot chocolate and photos with Santa!


Museum clean up day
First Saturday of the month
8 a.m. - noon


Museum Open House

Second and Fourth Sunday of the month

From 2 to 4p.m. (Closed Holidays)



upcoming EVENTS

Upcoming Meetings

Join us for our monthly meetings at the museum.


​November Meeting
Tuesday, November 7 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum

A special program on the future of Altoona, presented by City Administrator Jeff Mark. 


January Annual Meeting
Tuesday, January 16 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum


​February Meeting
Tuesday, February 20 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum


​March Meeting
Tuesday, March 20 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum


​April Meeting
Tuesday, April 17 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum


​May Meeting
Tuesday, May 15 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum


​June Meeting
Tuesday, June 19 @ 7p.m.
Main floor of the museum