Historical Commission

The Upper Dublin Historical Commission was established in 2006 by the Upper Dublin Board of Commissioners, under Ordinance #1175. Visit the documents web page to download the ordinance and the associated resource inventory referred to in the ordinance.

Apply to Serve on the Historical Commission

Historical Commission meetings take place the fourth Monday of each month at 7:00pm. In person meetings take place at the Township Building and virtual meetings are held by Zoom. Links to virtual meetings are posted to the meeting webpage. All meetings are open to the public. Visit the Meeting Calendar to check on meeting days, dates, times and locations.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas and minutes for meetings of the Historical Commission are available as downloadable PDFs. Minutes are posted after they have been approved and signed.

Contact the Historical Commission:

The Commission welcomes and encourages your suggestions for possible programming as well as your thoughts, ideas, or concerns about history and architecture and its role in our community. Please write to us at the Township address or send the Historical Commission an email at historicalcommission@upperdublin.org.

Historical Commission e-News Sign-up
To receive Historical Commission-specific email updates, send your email and contact information to the e-news administrator.

Mission Statement
The Upper Dublin Historical Commission seeks to foster awareness and appreciation of our community’s history, encourage the preservation of local resources, and offer information and assistance to residents and owners of commercial and residential properties.

Historic Preservation
Visit the Historic Preservation web page for more information about historic preservation in Upper Dublin and links to helpful web sites including preservation briefs provided by the National Park Service.

Guide to Researching the History of Upper Dublin Properties
The Historical Commission has compiled a guide to researching Upper Dublin properties. Download the guide.

Guide-Researching the History of Upper Dublin Properties

Historic Site Surveys

Surveys were conducted to select residents' top ten historic sites in October of 2008 and October of 2009.

Download the survey results and images.

Historic Site Survey Results 2008 

Historic Site Survey Results 2009 

Report an Issue

Would you like to report an issue?

Call Upper Dublin Township,

at (215) 643-1600 ext. 0

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