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Through its collections and exhibitions, educational programs and services, the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center promotes its mission and presents its offerings freely to the public:

The Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, with its internationally recognized collections and research facilities, engages visitors in exploration of the themes of religious freedom, tolerance, migration, and heritage in their own lives and the lives of their families through the stories of the Schwenkfelders and the Pennsylvania Germans of the Perkiomen region - people whose bonds of faith, family, and community tell a fundamental American story.

In 2018 the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center acquired an 1825 Conestoga wagon from the Valley Forge National Historical Park. The park had been storing the wagon for decades, and sought to give it to a new home where it would be exhibited in a gallery. These wagons are a vital piece of the stories we tell at the Heritage Center, so we leapt at the chance to add it to our collection. When the new construction made possible by the Honoring the Past … Building for the Future capital campaign is complete in early 2020, the Conestoga wagon will be the centerpiece of the exciting exhibitions in the new Rural Life Gallery.