The Watson-Curtze Mansion will be close Saturday, October 23rd, at 2 PM for a private event. Rain checks will be issued. 

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC)

The Erie County Historical Society is an approved nonprofit to receive EITC funding. This is a program in which approved donors can donate to ECHS and receive either a 75% or 90% tax credit on PA taxes in addition to a deduction on federal taxes.  ECHS will direct donations to educational programs which include tours on the campus, virtual programs, and traveling truck visits to schools.

If you would like additional information on either program, please contact Geri Cicchetti at (814)-454-1813 X 34 or at