Museums and Hours


Pennsylvania Longrifle Museum (PLRM), 1832 J. Joseph Henry Home, Nicholas Hawk Gun Shop. Open to the public during special events from May to December.

General Admission: $10.00.

JHS members, Active Duty Military, Children under 12, and Scouts in Uniform receive free admission.

Special tours available upon request.

Gardens rental available for some special events. Please contact the Society office.

Please contact us for additional information.

Pennsylvania Longrifle Museum (PLRM)

1832 J. Joseph Henry House: Museum, Summer Kitchen, & Grounds

Nicholas Hawk Gun Shop

Visit our our Calendar of Events for additional information.

Jacobsburg Historical Society is participating with museums across the USA in the Blue Star Museum program. Because of this, Active Duty Military and their families are provided free admissions to museums and exhibits at participating organizations and events. We salute our military and thank them for their service and encourage them to come and visit with their families. Please spread the word.

Office Hours

By appointment only. You can call the Society office at 610-759-9029 or contact us here.

Directions to Jacobsburg Historical Society at Boulton

Location: 402-403 Henry Road, Nazareth, PA. 18064
For an accurate map, Google: Schoeneck Avenue & Henry Road Nazareth PA

Directions from PA-33

  • take Exit toward Belfast onto Henry Road (turn west towards woods).
  • travel about ┬╝ mile, cross the bridge, drive up the hill, and just before intersection of Schoeneck Road and Henry Road:
  • the Pennsylvania Longrifle Museum will be on the right, while
  • the J. Joseph Henry House (historic house museum) will be on the left.