Find out how to purchase raffle tickets for the East Berlin 250th Anniversary Quilt Here!

For information about the East Berlin 250th Anniversary Coverlets,

see our Coverlet Page.

East Berlin Antique Show was May 1, 2, and 3, 2014:
Photos Now Available Here!


                             EAST BERLIN

                              where the past comes to life!


EAST BERLIN is an historic town located in Adams County, Pennsylvania.

The main street was placed on the national register of Historic Place in recognition  of its many early buildings. East Berlin Historical  Preservation Society was  organized in 1975 in an effort to preserve the unique heritage of the town and is responsible for the following historic buildings:

Red Men's Hall (Location 1)

Church / School House (Location 2)

Log House (Location 3)

Swigart's Mill (Location 4)

Liberty #1 Engine House (Location 5)

For more information contact us at:

East Berlin Historical Preservation Society

Post Office Box 73, 332 W. King Street

East Berlin, PA 17316

(717) 259-0822



Click here for printable membership form

The 1764 Preservation Fund is designed for companies and organizations to provide annual contributions for the ongoing preservation of the Society’s buildings. See how you can help here.

Click on the Location in the center of the page

to view the building.



The 39th Colonial Day, East Berlin, PA. on September 14, 2013 was a success!  The next Colonial Day will be on September 13, 2014.  Juried vendors of fine traditional and contemporary crafts set up on West King St. in the National Historic District. Forged iron, copper and tinware, scherenschnitte, folk art, furniture, baskets, toleware, floor cloths, woven rugs, handloomed textiles, antiques and much more. Hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Free demonstrations and entertainment. Delicious food available. Free admission. Rain or shine. No pets, please. Sole sponsor: East Berlin Historical Preservation Society. Info: 717-259-7049/0822 or (See 2014 Flyer for Colonial Day)


COME AND JOIN THE FUN:     Join our next Colonial Day Celebration on September 13, 2014.  If you are interested in being a vendor please call us at 717-259-0822.  You may also download applications, below.

2014 Craft Vendor Forms are now available, below:  


Vendor Letter
Rules and Regulations
Vendor Application
Vendor Contract

See 2014 Flyer for Colonial Day

Major Upcoming Events:
Mark your calendars:

Our next Colonial Day Celebration will be on September, 13, 2014.  See our Colonial Day page and link to photos from September 14, 2013!                      

Historic East Berlin Christmas House Tour will be held on Sunday, December 14th, 2014 from Noon until 5 PM.  More information will be provided soon.

The East Berlin Historical Preservation Society Antique Show was held on May 1, 2 and 3, 2014.  See photos from the show!

SHOPPERS/BUYERS:  If you are interested in being added to our mailing list for our Antique Show, or other events, please complete the form here.

A Christmas Craft Show was held Nov. 29, 30 and Dec. 1, 2013 and was a great success!.  See flyer from 2013 for more information.  This show is lots of fun and there are lots of beautiful crafts available for purchase!   The next Christmas Craft show will be Nov. 28, 29 and 30, 2014 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Log House in East Berlin.

East Berlin Historical Preservation Society

Post Office Box 73, 332 W. King Street

East Berlin, PA 17316

(717) 259-0822




Completed 250th Anniversary Quilt with Carol  Carlson,
Designer and Maker

Raffle tickets for this lovely quilt are $1 each or 6 for $5. You can mail your request for tickets with a check payable to EBHPS and a SASE and we will fill out your tickets and mail the stubs back to you (address to left). Or watch for ticket sales at Nell's Shur Fine Market in East Berlin (we will post times here) or email or call 717-259-0822 to make other arrangements. The drawing for the winner will be held on Colonial Day, Sept. 13, 2014.  All proceeds benefit the East Berlin Historical Preservation Society.


Last Updated 8/18/2014