Some of the programs the society typically offers are:

logo for our events calendar Monthly lecture series with guest speakers • Museum tours • Walking tours of historic New Castle • Lawrence County Trivia Competition • Sports Hall of Fame • Fireworks exhibits • Ice cream social • Membership & Friends Dinner • Haunted History Walking Tour • Mistletoe Magic • Open House with Santa

Latest Past Events

A Civil War Husband (discussion and book signing)

Lawrence County Historical Society 408 North Jefferson Street, New Castle

The Lawrence County Historical Society is pleased to announce Cynthia Friend Crytzer, author of A Civil War Husband, will be presenting an in-depth discussion about her book followed by a book signing. Books can be purchased on site during this event. A Civil War Husband provides a first-hand account of life as a Civil War […]

$5.00

Stories Under the Stars (2022)

Lawrence County Historical Society 408 North Jefferson Street, New Castle

Join us for a magical, family-friendly evening for the young and young-at-heart under the stars hosted by The Lawrence County Historical Society. Snuggle into your lawn chairs and blankets and LISTEN as three experienced storytellers weave tales certain to capture the imagination of the audience. STORYTELLERS Mike Perry - a graduate from Duquesne University, Mike […]

FREE - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Native American Artifacts (2022)

Lawrence County Historical Society 408 North Jefferson Street, New Castle

The Lawrence County Historical Society in partnership with the King Beaver Archaeological Group are having a public exhibit of local Native American artifacts at the Clavelli Historical Mansion.Artifact experts will be on hand to provide detailed explanations of the various artifacts. A selection of items will be displayed, such as: arrowheads, tools, ax blades, knife […]

FREE - Open to the Public