Acquired in 2013 after the Borough of Middletown purchased the building and under a promise, the title was transferred to the Middletown Area Historical Society in January 2015, the Museum is open on Wednesdays 9:30 am to Noon and on special announced days throughout the year.
Explore at your own pace, take a leisurely look around, and delve into the rich history of Middletown, the oldest community in Dauphin County. There's a wealth of information waiting for you to discover.
Middletown's Micky Mouse, produced by the Performo Toy Company that was once located in Middletown. Many believe this is the character that Walt Disney used to create his now famous Mickey Mouse. Visit the museum to see this artifact and learn more.
In 1910 much of Downtown Middletown burned to the ground. The Historical Society has many images of this great disaster for you to view. Stop in and talk to a volunteer about this event that greatly changed Middletowns downtown.
Stop in the museum and learn all about the Middletown School District and our BLUE RAIDER PRIDE! We have many school district items on display including items from sports groups and the high school band.