• Schuylkill River

    Schuylkill River Valley

    National Heritage Area Pennsylvania

Operating Hours & Seasons

The Heritage Area’s office in Pottstown is open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. For the many visitor sites in the area, visit their individual pages on the Heritage Area’s website for operating hours.

Did You Know?

Photo courtesy Historical Society of Schuylkill County.

Up to one-half million tons of coal were annually shipped along the Schuylkill Canal (Navigation System) from Schuylkill County to Philadelphia in the late 1800’s. Photo courtesy Historical Society of Schuylkill County.