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Plymouth Historical Society, Inc. 

Luzerne, County

115 Gaylord Ave.

Plymouth, Pa 18651


Updated: December 28, 2023


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 The Plymouth Historical Society Inc. established in 1986, is a non profit 501 c 3 organization, funded through donations. Our mission statement is the preservation, protection and projection, of our local history. The society does extensive genealogical and local historical research. We have established a reference library and extensive museum, on the premises,  containing numerous historical artifacts and displays which reflect our local history. The Plymouth Historical Society research and museum facility is located at 115 Gaylord Ave, Plymouth, Pa.   Weather permitting we do our best to keep our facility open during the winter months. Our hours through April 1, 2024 are 12 noon to 3 pm Thursday and Saturday, excluding holidays.

  If necessary, we can open other times and days by appointment. Either way, it's always best to give us a call before you visit. In the meanwhile, you can always contact here or at our Facebook link shown below. 

The PHS is also active in our community, participating in local events and preservation of historical sites such as our Avondale Mine Disaster Site in Plymouth Township.

For more info, use the contact form below

or call our office at 570-779-5840

New members and volunteers are always welcome!

Visit us on Facebook for updates

The PHS is an equal opportunity organization and will not allow discrimination based upon age, ethnicity, ancestry, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, or any other status prohibited by applicable law

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Extensive Research
Local Cemetery and
Church Records
Plymouth High School Yearbooks
Local Photographs
Educational Programs
Military artifacts
Sports Memorabilia 
Gov. Arthur H. James collection
Historical books
Plymouth School vaccination records
Numerous displays
The Ashley Pa Post Office 

Hunlock Creek Railroad Depot video link

Historical Resear


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Plymouth Historical Society

115 Gaylord Ave

Plymouth, Pa 18651


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Plymouth Historical Society's Anthracite Heritage Month Program Event

Wednesday, January 24, 2024 

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