Overview and Hours

Most of the collections housed in the Heritage Center are available for public access.  

The collections are available for research Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm.  Materials will not be pulled after 4:30pm.  
Appointments are required for research. Please contact archives@unionleague.org to make an appointment for research.  To schedule by phone, please contact Theresa Altieri Taplin at 215.587.5568.

The daily fee for research is $5/day.  Please see the detailed fee schedule below:

Regular Fee: $5/day
High School Students (with ID): Free
Undergraduate/Graduate Students (with ID): $3/day
Seniors: $3/day

For frequent users, the Heritage Center offers a Research Associate option.  This one-year subscription, for $50, includes 15 free visits per year.  To become a Research Associate, contact Archivist, Theresa Altieri at 215.587.5568 or archives@unionleague.org.

Payments must be in cash, personal check or credit card.  Fees are waived for all members of the Union League, The Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS), The Dames of the Loyal Legion of the United States (DOLLUS) and the Board of The Civil War Museum of Philadelphia.