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Join Us May 2nd for the Wayne Hotel's Kentucky Derby Party!

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 4:30-6:30 pm at the Historic Wayne Hotel, 139 E. Lancaster Avenue, Wayne

Stephen W. Bajus has generously invited RHS to be the beneficiary of his Kentucky Derby Party. The cost of $50 per person includes wine, mint juleps, mimosas and hors d’oeuvres. The event will feature hat contests for men and for women. Save the date for the Run for the Roses!! Click here to purchase tickets.


The War of the Revolution in Radnor
May 5, 2014

First printed in 1976, this fascinating 40-page booklet tells the story of our township's role in the American Revolution. With new information, illustrations, and more, this publication of the Radnor Historical Society is now available for $15 by mail or at the Finley House.

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Ardrossan: Still Threatened?
August 6, 2013

At the August 5, 2013 meeting of the Radnor Township Planning Commission, the public saw its first glimpse of a proposed development of the Ardrossan site. Featured as the Number 1 endangered site by the Society two years ago, does the plan give hope for Ardrossan's storied open space and magnificent 1912 mansion, not to mention dozens of other historic buildings?

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RHS Map and Atlas Collection Now Online
March 5, 2013

The Radnor Historical Society has an extensive collection of local maps and atlases dating back to the late 19th century. From the birth of Wayne as the tiny hamlet of Louella to the emergence of Radnor Township as a full-fledged suburb, the growth of our township can easily be read through these fascinating visual records. Now, they are available to view online.

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Friends of St. Davids Station

New Video: Three Modern Women

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