Perkasie Historical Society

covered bridge Carousel Museum Stout

Perkasie Historical Society, founded in 1954, strives to help preserve the history of Perkasie Borough. Perkasie is located approximately 30 miles north of Philadelphia. This volunteer organization relies on the support of the community as it cares for the four historic venues: the South Perkasie Covered Bridge, the Perkasie Carousel, Perkasie Museum and the Stout Family Cemetery.

All are welcome to attend our carousel openings, meetings, and other community activities.

Come join the Historical Society and help us acquire and preserve History!

Yes, I want to join the Society!Membership

Membership dues of $10.00 per year, are used to maintain our projects and host community activities.


The Perkasie Historical Society has regular dinner meetings featuring a speaker or program. Meetings are at 6:30 pm at the St. Stephens Church, 110 N. 6th Street, Perkasie. Reservations are necessary. Reservation information

If the need arises, please be considerate and cancel your dinner reservation before 3 PM.

Meeting Date and TimeTopicSpeaker

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

6:30 PM

"Perkasie History Through Postcards"

Presented by Aaron Heckler

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

6:30 PM

"That's Unusual: Funny Stories from Bucks County's Rich History/ Nine Wonders of Bucks: A Tour of Beautiful Features of the County "

Presented by columnist Carl LaVO

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

6:30 PM

"American Bandstand: Menlo's Record Hop, Dick Clark & Elvis, the Late 50's in the Pennridge Area"

Presented by Tom Moore

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

6:30 PM

Perkasie Historical Society Membership Picnic at the Carousel

Contact Us

For general inquiries, museum inquiries, appointments and donations, please contact us. Contact us

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Perkasie Historical Society Photo Gallery

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, these images are available for us all to enjoy. View Gallery

Perkasie Historical Society Walking Tour

This tour can be downloaded for use An Historical Tour of Perkasie PA

Perkasie Historical Sites

The Perkasie Historical Society is fortunate to preserve multiple sites within the borough

Historic SiteLocationMore Information
South Perkasie Covered Bridge Lenape ParkCovered Bridge information
Perkasie CarouselMenlo ParkPerkasie Carousel information
Perkasie Museum 513 West Walnut StreetPerkasie Museum information
Stout Family Cemetery 8th and Chestnut StreetStout Family Cemetery information