About Us


The Hagen History Center engages and inspires a diverse audience by exhibiting links to the past, understanding the present and guidance for the future, while preserving he history of Erie County, Northwestern Pennsylvania and our national heritage. 

The Hagen History Center engages the community through dynamic educational programs, inspiring exhibits, community building programs and relevant publications.  We preserve collections representing over 200 years of our history. Our archives and collections serve as a comprehensive and accessible resource for researchers, educators, students, and the public.


The Hagen History Center in a proud member of the Senator John Heinz History Center Affiliates Program, which includes more the 125 regional historical societies and organization dedicated to preserving local history

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