Emmaus Historical Society

Upcoming Events

While you’re visiting the museum, stop by and check out at our Special Trivet Display inspired by Richard Strouse who worked at EFM for many years and was a dedicated member of the Emmaus Historical Society.

 We dedicate the display in memory of Richard ‘Dick’ Strouse.


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Volunteers Needed!

Contact the Society if you’e willing to help out in any of the following areas.  Thank You


Up Coming Events

Our Membership meetings are held the third Wednesday of each  month at 7:00 PM (except January, July and August) at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 5th and Chestnut Street, Emmaus.


September 20: Stories of the 1803 House by Marian Schneck

September 24:  Emmaus Heritage Festival - Celebrate 25 Years of the Emmaus Heritage Alliance with fun history facts about Emmaus.  ‘Licensed 2 Grill’ will have their food truck for food purchases and entertainment by Jordan White and Joel Shimer.  At the Society from 10:00 till 2:00.

October 6: World War Two Happy Hour - 6:00 - 8:00 pm. $25.00 includes Appetizers, Wine tasting, 1940’s music and vehicles from that era will be on display.  A free copy of our Emmaus WW2 Veterans book will be given to all ticket holders.

October 18: Fried Chicken Dinner at St. John’s Lutheran. $10.00 Eat in or take out. Be sure to stay for the visit by Buffalo Bill Cody with his tales of the old west.

November 9:  Bus Trip to the American Theater Christmas Show.  Lunch at Shady Maple.  Bus leaves Weis Market at 10:00 am.  $80.00 includes everything. All are welcome.  Call 610-967-5715

November 15: Information about our new Schwar Genealogy Library.

December 13:  Our Annual Christmas Party




Box of 12 Note cards of 218 Main Street through the years.

Only $10.00 and can be purchased at the Museum or at David’s Electric Store.

Coming October 6th, 6 - 8 PM

218 Main Street, Emmaus

World War II Happy Hour!

Stop by and enjoy an assortment of Appetizers, Wine tasting, 1940’s music.  Vehicles from that era will also be on display.  You will also receive a copy of our Emmaus WW2 Veterans book to all ticket holders.  Get your tickets in advance at the Society or any board member.  Only $25.00 each