Results of Marketing Plans from Behrend Students

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

Forty-eight senior marketing students from Penn State Behrend worked for 4 months in teams of 4 or 5 students to draft marketing plans for ECHS.

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Construction of the New Exhibit Building Continues

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

Construction of the new 6000 square foot exhibit building on the Thomas B. Hagen History Center campus is well underway.


Annual Award Nominations

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

Do you know a person or organization who’s been keeping Erie’s history alive and should be recognized for their hard work?

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Erie Gives on August 13

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

It’s the day Erie really does give!


PA’s Tax Credit Programs Encourage Donations to ECHS

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC) and Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP)

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From the Carriage House

George Deutsch, Executive Director

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

So many exciting things are happening at the Hagen History Center! Programs, construction, educational opportunities continue to grow at a rapid pace.

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Community Members Give Suggestions on New Exhibit Building

Monday Jun 17th, 2019

The professional exhibit design firm PRD came to Erie April 23-25 on their listening tour.

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Our March 2019 Newsletter

Saturday Mar 30th, 2019

Our latest newsletter is out featuring these highlights:

  • Ground breaking for the new exhibit building at the Thomas B. Hagen History Center
  • ECHS opens education center in Wood-Morrison House
  • ECHS displays an exhibit of the local chapter of the American Red Cross
  • ECHS announces spring speaker series

And much more.



Professional Exhibit Design Firm and Public Meeting Announcement

Friday Mar 29th, 2019

After a broad search, your ECHS staff has chosen the PRD Group of Chantilly, Virginia, to help lead the exciting process of creating a comprehensive campus-wide exhibit design


The Barristers Battled and ECHS Won

Friday Mar 29th, 2019

Room 33 was a busy spot on Thursday, February 21, with the Battle of the Barristers for the Erie County Historical Society