The Historical Society of Bensalem is active!
Below is a sampling of our ongoing activities and special events.

Civil War Reenactment & Encampment  
Reenactment By far, our largest event is the annual Civil War Reenactment, which grows in popularity and attendance each year. Held at Neshaminy State Park each spring.

Historical Presentations at Our Monthly Meetings (see current calendar)  
Special Presentations
Historical presentations are a regular feature of
many of our monthly meetings.

In March 2012, Ken Gavin presented
a program about the Revolutionary War.

Historical Tours  
Civil War
Growden Tour
We sponsor and attend field trips and house tours--some in Bensalem and others in nearby communities.
The photos above are from the 2010 Bensalem Tour and from "Growden Day" in 2008.
Below are photos of a trip to the Moland House in Warwick Township in 2014.
Hour Tours and Trips Moland House

Wedding Gowns & Tea Parties  
Wedding Gowns The Society maintains a lovely collection of wedding gowns ranging from the early 1900s to the present. We have given many presentations and, upon request, we can create a program to support your area club, school, or organization. Contact us for more information.

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