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. 


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


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4th of July Celebration in Norristown - Here's everything you need to know!

PARADE: Starts at 10:00AM, see route map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=196r5J8Uixw37xoactzwkfJeg-w4

PARTICIPANTS: Norristown Municipal Council, Norristown Police Department, Norristown Fire Department, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office (Pennsylvania), Hank Cisco, Elmwood Park Zoo, Norristown Elite Track & Field, Nonna Rosa Pizzeria, Reading Train Company, Aston Mosci, Conshohocken Elite Panthers - A Recreation Competition Cheer Team, Norristown Ladies Flag Football League, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), Cadcom Montco, The Verdi Band of Norristown, Magnificent Precision Drill Team, Help a Single Parent Foundation, Norristown Area High School Cheerleaders, Buck Jones, Greater Norristown Police Athletic League, Philadelphia German Brass Band, Norristown Youth Eagles, Inc Football players & cheerleaders, Norristown Democrats, Rep. Matt Bradford, Dragon Boat Club, Norristown Pride and Joy Girls Basketball Team, American Legion, Greater Norristown N.A.A.C.P., Norristown Area Education Foundation, Amen Ra Temple #158 AEAONMS, Pro-Wrestler Edward Bell Sr., Uptown String Band - history, Einstein Medical Center and more to be announced!


Face painting, North Pole Amusement Rides, frisbee spin art, moon bounce and Mr. David C. Perry Creative Entertainment

FOOD TRUCKS and BEER GARDEN at Elmwood Park 12:00 - 8:00PM

Valley Beach, LP Steak, Lil Trent's Grille, Curbside Philly, Philly Fry and the Norristown Recreation food stand


OLD SCHOOL 4th of July Norristown Concert 12:30PM
Wildflower performs the Norristown concert series 6:00PM


Need more info? Call 610-270-0421 or email info@norristown.org

RT @Centre_Theater: Very happy to announce that @BanhMiChris is now offering 10 percent discounts to all who bring in a ticket or stub! #gr

Norristown Council Meeting held on June 7, 2016
Norristown Council Meeting held on May 3, 2016
Norristown Council Meeting held on April 5, 2016
Norristown Council Meeting March 1, 2016

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

Community Calendar

Elmwood Park Zoo - Free Admission Norristown Residents

Free Admission for Norristown Residents

Elmwood Park Zoo extends gratitude to loyal Norristown residents by offering FREE admission to Norristown residents on the first Sunday of each month beginning at 2 PM.

Residents of Norristown that present valid photo I.D. may enter the Zoo free of charge after 2 PM on the following dates:

Sunday, July 3
Sunday, August 7
Sunday, September 4
Sunday, October 2
Sunday, November 6
Sunday, December 4

Adults must show photo I.D. as proof of residency. Children must be accompanied by a Borough resident. Non-residents will be charged normal admission rates. Borough residents are defined by living within the following four boundaries:
east of Forrest Avenue
south of Johnson Highway
west of Sandy Hill Road/E Fornance Street
north of the Schuylkill River



8th Annual 5K Run at Farm Park

8th Annual 5K Run at Farm Park
July 4, 2016

See flyer for details.