New location at the Former Realty Theater in Robertsdale, the museum contains a large collection of mining memorabilia that focuses on the coal mining and steam railroading history and heritage of the tri-county Broad Top Region of south-central PA. Call 814-907-1788 for information and special tours. Adults $5, Children $3. Open Saturdays May through October 10-5. Special tours offered year round by appointment.

Learn about the interesting history of the Quakers in western Pennsylvania and how they influenced the development of this region. Housed in the 1883 Quaker Meeting House, The Fishertown Quaker Museum has various displays, photographs, educational exhibits, and genealogical information for visitors and researchers alike. Generally open June-August, Sat. and Sun. 1-4. Please call 724-388-2924 or 814-839-2952 to plan your visit. 3140 Valley Rd, Fishertown, PA 15539.

Fort Bedford was built by the British as part of their fortified supply road, Forbes Trail. The road was the instrument that helped the British eradicate the French presence at Fort Duquesne. The fort was a protector of that road. The museum was constructed near the site of the 1758 fort. Fort Bedford Museum is located in downtown Bedford, 110 Fort Bedford Drive. Admission charged. Group rates available. For more information call 814-623-8891. Visit website for current seasonal hours.

The county’s most extensive collection of historical and genealogical materials. Providing resources and facilities for a broad spectrum of historical and genealogical research. Numerous programs, activities, exhibits and seminars throughout the year to highlight Bedford County history. Located 3 miles west of Bedford on Rt. 30 at 6441 Lincoln Highway, Bedford. Open 9am.-4pm. Tues.-Fri. and the third Sat. of every month 9am-2pm. 814-623-2011. $10/first hr; $3/hr after. Cap of $25 per day.