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The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society chronicles the history of our region from American Indian occupation through 20th century industry and life.

Enter the LCHS Student Historian Contest

The LCHS invites Lycoming County high school seniors to participate in our fourth annual Richard L. and Miriam L. Swan Mix Student Historian Award competition. The winner will walk away with $500!

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Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Exhibit Continues

The Taber Museum welcomed Santa Claus to its Community Room for its holiday exhibit. The exhibit will run through January 14, 2017.

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December Highlights – the West Branch Chorus & Santas

The Taber Museum presented a special concert performed by the West Branch Chorus on Sunday, December 11 in the Community Room, along with a preview of the holiday exhibit, Santa Claus is Coming to Town.

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Chuck Luppert to Present Logging Talk

Charles (Chuck) Luppert, President of the Board of Governors of the Taber Museum, will present a short gallery talk on the history of Lycoming County’s logging and lumbering of the nineteenth century on Friday, 18 November at 6pm in the Taber Museum’s Lumber Gallery.

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The Manor Hall Dollhouse has Guests!

On October 24, the Manor Hall Dollhouse had visitors. Dr. Nicholas and Mrs. Annette Finnis had traveled from Christ Church, New Zealand to view the dollhouse built by his grandfather Mowbray Ernest Finnis in the 1930s.

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