Centre County Genealogy online resources
The Pennsylvania Room of the Centre County Library and Museum focuses on Centre County and Pennsylvania history and genealogy. It has a specialized collection of over 3000 volumes devoted exclusively to these topics, as well as original Centre County records, newspapers, vertical files containing items of historical and genealogical interest, and various historical and genealogical periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Room is located in the Museum building at 203 North Allegheny Street in Bellefonte. A staff person is usually available to assist genealogical and historical researchers from 9 - 12 and 1 - 5 Monday to Friday. The Pennsylvania Room is also open 9 - 12 and 1 - 5 on Saturdays.
Mail queries will be accepted if you are unable to visit, but our limited staff cannot provide extensive search and copy services.
The Bush House was completely destroyed by fire, Feb. 8, 2006. Pictures of the fire can be found here