Our next meeting will be exceptionally yummy! Join us for “A History and Tasting of Chocolate” on Saturday, March 8 at 2pm at Christ Church Old Swedes presented by the expert Chocolatiers from Zwahlen’s Ice Cream and Chocolate. Trace the journey of the cacao bean from blossom to chocolate bar. While tasting a variety of chocolates, participants will be introduced
*** Due to the ongoing hardships caused by the ice storm, the Society’s February program has been postponed. A new date has not yet been decided. *** Please join Shelia Vance on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2 pm, as she talks about “The Road to Valley Forge” at the Society’s February meeting, Christ Church (Old Swedes), 740 River Road, Swedesburg, PA.
Climb Aboard! The Railroads of Upper Merion 1838 was the first year that railroads entered the township of Upper Merion. Local resident and historian Michael Shaw has diligently researched their rich history, and will present his findings on Saturday, January 11, 2014, at 2:00 PM for the first meeting of 2014 of the King of Prussia Historical Society, held at
Any remaining proceeds from the Tricentennial will go to support the newly re-formed King of Prussia Historical Society. The Historical Society wants to make sure our town’s history is preserved and partnering with other Township Organizations to plan local happenings with a Tricentennial theme in mind. http://www.umtownship.org/index.aspx?NID=799 January 2014 Update: Regretfully, it appears the Historical Society will not be the recipient of