Franklin County Historical Society Hosts Holiday Historic House Tour

Public Investigation

The Franklin County Historical Society will host a holiday historic house tour on Sunday, December 11 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm.

Guests will travel at their leisure to five different historic homes in the Chambersburg and Fayetteville area.

The cost is $12 for each ticket. Tickets are available at the Old Jail, 175 East King Street, Chambersburg, or through the online gift shop at If guests purchase tickets online, they will need to pick up the tour booklet at the jail or indicate on their order that it should be mailed.

The event benefits the nonprofit Society.

Guests may call 717-264-1667 for information or visit

Built in 1818, The Old Jail is the home of the Franklin County Historical Society, founded in 1898.  Each year the Society serves thousands through its tours, genealogy library, events, and educational presentations.


Ann Hull