­Pennsylvania beer Penna Brewery Historians Brewery Architecture Brewing History Industrial Archeology Historical Tours Homebrewing Books Prohibition Breweriana linkstreet brewery tours rich wagner rich g microbrewing microbreweries homewingdochter brewerytown collectableser5


Brewery Historians


Pennsylvania's Brewing Heritage

Since 1980

(this site best viewed with mozilla firefox)

Contact: zymrgst@verizon.net

Updated March 03, 2024


PA Brewery Historians

Brewery Tours

PA Preservation

U.S.A. Preservation

Sad But True


Colonial Brewing


More About Us

Philadelphia Brewery Tour Revisited YouTube Videos

Gretz Brewery

Standing Brewery Buildings


and Unpreserved

Deconstructing Dubois

KYW 100 Yr. Anniversary Prohibiti on. January 17, 2020.

Carolyn “Beer Fox” Smagalski reports on Pumpkin Ale brewed at Peter Wentz Farmstead on October 10, 2009



Germania Brewery Now Johnstown Museum

Also in Johnstown

Goenner Brewery Bottle Works Art Gallery

July 12, 2020

Updated: Breweries on the Banners (Removed from Otto's Brewery Website now in the Archives)



Philadelphia Brewery Tour

Bergdoll Brewery

West Laurel Hill Cemetery


Beer Barons


October 2010


And Laurel Hill Cemetery

the KEG Fall 2011


October 2011


Carolyn Smagalski from Bella Online on WLHC Event May 19, 2012

Camden County Historical Society September 23, 2006

Audio and Video Files

Order Form

Pittsburgh Brewery Tour

Scheidt Brewery Now Office Park


E. Robinson's Sons Brewery Razed

Otto's Pub and Brewery new location in State College, PA features breweriana and banners depicting PA breweries. See images and history of each.

The Making of a Colonial Brewer



Lehigh Valley Brewery Tour 

How We Saved the Stegmaier


Brew House of the Goenner Brewery Razed

Chronology of Technology of Philadelphia's Brewing Industry Exhibit at Art in the Age

March 2009

Washington Crossing State Park October 19, 2003


 Luzerne-Lackawanna Brewery Tour

Eberhardt & Ober Brewery: Home To Penn Brewery


Tube City Brewery Razed

Walking Tour Early Philadelphia Breweries and Taverns

Washington Crossing State Park October 20, 2002



  South-Central PA Tour

 Bube's Brewery


Hohenadel Brewery in East Falls Razed

SIA Brewery Tour Norristown Flickr Collection of Albums

Two Articles: A reporter's 1952 tour of Scheidt's brewery and several articles on their connection with Pilsner Urquell.


















Upcoming Events

Sunday 2 P.M. March, 2024 “Brewing in Norristown, Gulf Mills and Conshohocken” at Conshocken B.C. KOP. Sponsored by King of Prussia Historical Society.


New in Print:

by Rich Wagner (History Press 2012)

See Rich's Author Page at Amazon.

Read reviews.

Follow Rich on Facebook:

Flickr Albums

Flickr Collections

Banner Photo From Sippin' By The River

Festival Pier, Delaware Avenue and Spring Garden Street

September 2, 2008.