The Adams County Historical Society has often been referred to affectionately as the "county's attic" - an archives preserving the rich cultural heritage of Adams County, Pennsylvania.
The Society offers twenty-one hours of public operation utilizing paid and volunteer staff to serve researchers at its headquarters at the Wolf House on the campus of the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg.
The Adams County Historical Society is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation. The official registration and financial information of the Adams County Historical Society may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.