Welcome to Narberth!

postcard view of Narberth circa 1910, vintage map as background

Discover Narberth history


Field trip to the Lower Merion Historical Society

506 Bryn Mawr Ave, Bala Cynwyd, in the Academy Building next to Bala Cynwyd Middle School Map

Our hosts Jerry Francis and Ted Goldsborough, LMHS president and past president, will present Narberth documents, photographs, postcards, maps and historical items. Join your friends and neighbors to explore your town, your neighborhood, maybe even your own house!

Free admission, free parking in the Middle School circle. Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by the Narberth Civic Association in cooperation with the Lower Merion Historical Society. Questions? Need a ride? Want to offer a ride? Contact NCA president Georgette DuBois at 484-995-3619 or yogageorgette@gmail.com.

See what else is coming up in Narberth

Novelty baking pans: jack-o-lantern, Elmo, football helmet, Christmas trees

Call for baking pans

The Narberth Community Library is setting up a novelty baking pan lending library and needs pan donations for its collection. Pans may be dropped off during library hours. Call 610-664-2878 for more information. Thank you!

A hundred years ago in Our Town

Our Town

Narberth, PA.,


Following are the changes in suburban rates, announced by the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia and Reading Railroads, to become effective December 15: The 60-trip monthly ticket will be advanced 25 cents above the present rate. The 40-trip school tickets will be advanced 20 cents. Excursion tickets to Atlantic City, Cape May and other seashore points will he advanced 25 cents.

A meeting of the Civic Association will be held November 28 at 8 P.M. in Elm Hall to discuss the action of the Pennsylvania Railroad in raising fares. Everybody invited. Geo. M. Henry, President.

Read the November 19, 1914 edition of Our Town

Download the November 19, 1914 edition of Our Town

Our Town was published 1914 - 1927 by the Narberth Civic Association. Each Thursday we will reproduce here a "teaser" from the edition of exactly one hundred years ago. About Our Town