Friends of the Museum


 The Friends of the Pennsylvania Military Museum is a non-profit membership organization established in partnership with the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.



Friends Mission Statement: To protect and preserve, for future generations, the legacy of Pennsylvanians who served in the military of the United States, and to support the Pennsylvania Military Museum and the 28th Division Memorial Shrine.

Goals of the Friends of the PA Military Museum Include:

  • Promoting interest in the military museum
  • Assisting with projects in the museum and on the grounds
  • Providing and facilitating educational programming
  • Establishing fundraising activities in order to accomplish the above-stated and related purposes

Please join us in our efforts to preserve and enhance Pennsylvania's cultural heritage - become a Friends member today!

Friends Membership Entitlements Include: 

  • Free admission to the museum
  • Free on-site parking during special events where a fee is collected
  • 25% discount on all purchases made in our gift store
  • Quarterly newsletter

The Friends of the Pennsylvania Military Museum is a registered charitable organization. In accordance with PA law, we are required to advise you that a copy of our official registration and financial information may be obtained from the PA Department of State by calling within PA at 1-800-732-0999.  

Contact Us: 

  • Friends Business Office Phone – (814)-466-6401                      
  • Museum Phone – (814)-466-6263