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Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Imagine your event at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania in downtown Philadelphia!
Event Spaces & Capacity
The reception hall has been renovated recently. It can host up to 160 guests for a seated reception. 
In addition, the welcoming lobby area is a relaxed space. It's perfect for cocktail hour with a band trio or other low-key musicians. The lobby has access to The Reading Room that showcasing a variety of historic documents.
Extra Benefits
Also, the venue boasts a collection of over 21 million historical documents. Certainly, it creates a unique and fascinating atmosphere for guests to enjoy.
In fact, you can display select materials related to the topic of your event in the Reading Room and Lobby.
Catering By Design is the exclusive hospitality partner of HSP.
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Contact Person Dawn Mitchell
Phone 215 970 3061
Address 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia, 19107
Is your facility handicapped accessible Yes
Is outside kosher catering permitted? No
Is kosher catering available Yes
Is the facility indoor only, outdoor only, or both? Indoor Only
Does your facility have air conditioning Yes
Maximum capacity with dancing 200
Maximum capacity without dancing 200