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Wall House Grounds in sunshine The Richard Wall House was adopted on the National Register for Historic Places in 1979 and was noted as the oldest house in Pennsylvania which had continuous family residence to that date. It is also listed on the state register of historic sites.

The Life of the House

Read an account of the history of the house written and compiled by the museum curator, Dorothy Spruill. Learn how the house represents a living history of Americana.


Chronology of the Building

See and read about how the Richard Wall House adapted to the changing times of the past 300 years.
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