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.

 

The 2016 Annual Report is now available online.

Read about the accomplishments, challenges and goals Municipal Council faced over the year. The publication also features local organizations like Elmwood Park Zoo, Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, The Centre Theater, Theatre Horizon, Dragon Boat Club and much more!

http://www.norristown.org/template/upload_files/Norristown_Annual_Report_2016_Final.pdf

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RT @MontgomeryCoPA: Grand opening of Trail of the Jaguar exhibit at Elmwood Park in Norristown to be held May 5 https://t.co/wMIVDB2PIv

Fire Safety tips from the Norristown Fire Department
Norristown Council Meeting held on March 7, 2017
Norristown Fire Department - Recruitment video
Norristown Council Meeting from February 7, 2017

Community Calendar


Cast Away - Freshwater Fishing in the Schuylkill & Beyond

We're thrilled to welcome back Gerry Waterfield, an experienced fisherman and Fisheries scientist, who will be covering a wide range of topics including the basics of successful fishing, the biology of freshwater fishes, seasonal fishing patterns, fishing equipment and techniques, and local fishing opportunities.

This free seminar at the Centre Theater in Norristown will be an opportunity to learn new skills and refresh old ones - everyone from those who have never fished to expert fishers are welcome!

Mr. Waterfield has over 30 years of experience in the areas of fisheries research & management of fisheries resources. He brings an in-depth understanding and experience in the subjects of fish life histories, development projects within lakes & rivers, identification of fish species, fish habit analysis, and habitat restoration. He has worked on projects and conducted research on the Schuylkill River, Delaware River & Estuary, Susquehanna River, and beyond. He is a member of the American Fisheries Society and the Pennsylvania Lake Management Society.

Free Elmwood Park Zoo admission for residents

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

Residents of Norristown Borough that present valid photo I.D. may enter the zoo free of charge after 2 PM.