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Pennhurst gets grant toward rebirth as business park

The project was awarded a $10 million grant-and-loan package from a state program aimed at funding early site preparation for big projects.

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posted on: 11/22/2017 10:21 AM


Next PMPA Meeting

The next meeting of the PMPA will be held on November 15, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. For additional information call Janet Albert-Herman at 610-777-0945.

posted on: 11/15/2017 6:30 PM


Philadelphia Inquirer article

A thoughtful Philadelphia Inquirer piece on the haunted attraction: 'What happened when I visited Pennhurst's Haunted Asylum'

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posted on: 10/20/2017 9:42 AM


Our October Newsletter is available

A Commemoration and our traveling exhibit...

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posted on: 10/4/2017 9:53 AM


Work begins on sequel to 'i go home' documentary

An i go home sequel is in the works with a planned release date in late 2018

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posted on: 8/27/2017 12:24 PM


WITF Pennhurst documentary

WITF public television station produced the Pennhurst documentary i go home that features many PMPA Members.

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posted on: 4/25/2016 5:05 AM


Sponsor our traveling exhibit

Host our Traveling Exhibit: The Pennhurst Story - from Tragedy to Disability Rights. A free traveling exhibition detailing the rise and fall of the infamous Pennhurst State School and Hospital

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posted on: 3/5/2016 1:42 PM


Six Year Draft Plan for New Interpretive Center

The PMPA has laid out a 6 year plan for bringing former Pennhurst Superintendent's residence from its current state to the proposed disability museum and interpretive center.

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posted on: 10/15/2015 1:52 PM


The Arcadia Pennhurst Book is Available!

Pennhurst State School and Hospital (Images of America) by the PMPA's J. Gregory Pirmann is now available for purchase at Amazon!

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posted on: 6/3/2015 1:39 PM


Like Us on Facebook!

Join us on our Facebook page and get in on the conversation!

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posted on: 1/17/2015 7:48 AM


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