Welcome to Norristown

 

Welcome to Norristown, the seat of Montgomery County. With so many diverse restaurants in town, shopping in close proximity, miles of nature trails, our own Norristown Arts Hill district, and so much more, we believe Norristown is the perfect town for your business to blossom and your family to grow. 

 

Discover Norristown!

 

Norristown is a great place to live work and visit. Take a few minutes to watch our community videos.

 

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist https://t.co/866y1l3wrw Join us this Fall for the Norristown Citizens' Leadership Academy

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist https://t.co/pHPdJwYOiO Norristown Council Meeting held on August 8, 2018

RT @JoeGalePA: The first Touch a Truck event with the Norristown Police Department was a success! Over 30 trucks, police vehicles, and emer…

RT @MustangMan48: Norristown High student chosen for Bank of America’s Student Leaders program https://t.co/dDb0XA0nGY via @TimesHeraldPA

Norristown Council Meeting held on August 8, 2018
Norristown Recreation Fall Programs
The Municipality Focuses on Keeping Norristown Beautiful
2018 4th of July Celebration Parade in Norristown!


On July 31, 2018 Plymouth Ambulance and Norristown Fire Department conducted joint UTV training. Members from both Departments trained on incline ascents and descents, winch use for evacuation and overall UTV safety and operations.
From the gallery Norristown Fire Department


Members of Council celebrated the Grand Opening of Timshel Coffee. They are located downtown at 104 E Main Street.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017


Councilwoman Valerie Cooper with Dan Drake, Vice President, at the Mercy LIFE Norristown Groundbreaking
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017

Community Calendar


Country Fest with 92.5 XTU at Elmwood Park Zoo

Yeehaw! Country Fest is BACK by popular demand!

Grab your hats & boots, and join us on Saturday, August 18th from 12-4pm for a day of country-themed activities! Spend the afternoon with your favorite country radio station as 92.5 XTU broadcasts LIVE
from our Zoo Brew Beer Garden!



Enjoy refreshments, a mechanical bull, and live entertainment all afternoon long!

92.5 XTU will be broadcasting live from 1-4pm. This event is free to attend with admission.
Drinks and concessions will be available for purchase from Zoo Brew.

Zoo Brew Line-Up:
11am-1pm: John Valerio
1:30-3pm: Kendal Conrad
3:30-5pm: Tyler Hunsberger

Symbols in the Cemetery

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY
CEMETERY TOUR AND PRESENTATION
“SYMBOLS IN THE CEMETERY”
Author and Historian Tammy Schane, Presenter
Discover the meaning of symbols carved on tombstones; the history behind them; and why tombstone styles changed in the 19th century.
Saturday, August 18, 2018, 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
at
HISTORIC MONTGOMERY CEMETERY
One Hartranft Avenue
Norristown, PA 19401

Tickets: $15 per person includes: Walking Tour, Refreshments and Presentation

Tickets are limited: to reserve a space by phone: 610-272-0297; online: hsmcpa.org; or email: contact@hsmcpa.org.

Ms. Schane lectures on her research of 18th and 19th century cemeteries. She is also the author of “Engraved: The Meanings Behind 19th Century Tombstone Symbols”.