Museum is closed January and February. Museum offices will remain open and we will accept group tour and research requests.
Update on COVID restrictions.
The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) has eliminated masking and social distancing requirements. Masking and distancing is strongly recommended. Please click here for updates: http://www.anthracitemuseum.org/visit/hours-admission/
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Temporary Hours: Friday – Sunday, 10 am to 5pm March – December.
Closed January and February. Museum offices will remain open and we will accept group tour and research requests.
Mission: The Anthracite Heritage Museum engages diverse audiences by interpreting, collecting, and presenting the story of hard coal mining, its related industries, the historic immigrant culture of northeastern Pennsylvania, and the evolution of the region’s culture. The Anthracite Heritage Museum is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and is actively supported by the Anthracite Heritage Museum and Scranton Iron Furnaces Associates, which is a non-profit community-based organization.