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The Northumberland County Historical Society headquarters is located in The Hunter House, on the site of Old Fort Augusta, 1150 North Front Street, Sunbury, Pennsylvania.

It offers a museum of historical and archaeological artifacts dealing with Fort Augusta, from the French and Indian War through the American Revolution, as well as items of significance to the history of Northumberland County.

It also offers changing exhibits on topics of historical and archaeological interest.

Also located in the Hunter House is the Society's Charlotte Darrah Walter Genealogical Library, which contains excellent material on local history and thousands of records of early families in Northumberland County and in surrounding counties.

Use the information below to contact us.
[email protected]

For genealogy information Email: 

[email protected]

Mailing Address:
1150 North Front Street Sunbury, PA 17801-1126


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Please be careful when entering and exiting our parking area:
It is best to enter from the rear off of Fort Augusta Avenue as shown on the map below