Lower Saucon Township Historical Society
PO Box 176, Hellertown, PA 18055
Email us at LSHistorical@yahoo.com

Located outside of Hellertown, PA
at 4216 Countryside Lane
in the Township of Lower Saucon

Meeting information and directions

Welcome to the LSTHS Gift Shop Page

To purchase an item use the contact information listed with each item or leave a message at our office 610-625-8771

Lower Saucon Historical Society's Three R's Cookbook
(Deliciously priced @ $15)

Our hardcover spiral bound cookbook is a must-have addition to your recipe collection.

The book contains many treasured recipes from our members and friends along with some unique historical photos of Lower Saucon Township mixed in.

Call our office at 610-625-8771 to order (please leave a message)


Hand painted Schoolhouse Ornaments
(for Christmas tree)
Only $10

Painted by Renee O'Donnell!

Lower Saucon Township book

Images of America:
Lower Saucon Township

It is a pictorial essay featuring 250 pictures of Lower Saucon throughout the years. It also includes documents, some as old as 1829.

The books are available as an E-book for your Kindle at Amazon.

Saucon Secrets - Volume II
From local author: Lee Weidner

Hardcover Edition $30

385 pages of local history and great photographs!

Call our office at 610-625-8771 to order
(please leave a message)


Beautiful Prints and Note Cards Available
Created from the original watercolor paintings
by Chet Ryder
Chet Ryder spring print


Spring or Fall Matted prints are 16" x 20"
Signed prints $75.00
Unsigned prints $45.00

8" x 5" notecards $2.00 each
or 6 for $10.00

Chet Ryder fall print

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email Email us at Lutzfran@lutzfranklin.com or LShistorical@yahoo.com

Mission Statement
The Lower Saucon Township Historical Society seeks to preserve and maintain the Lutz-Franklin Schoolhouse as an example of 19th century Pennsylvania architecture, to utilize it as a place of public education, to acquire, conserve and archive artifacts, manuscripts, photographs, recordings and ephemera relevant to the history of Lower Saucon Township and to make them available for research, study and education.

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How to get to Lutz Franklin School:

How to get to Seidersville Hall:
Our monthly meetings
are held the 2nd Wednesday each month at 7:00pm at Seidersville Hall located at the Lower Saucon Township Municipal Complex at 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bethlehem, PA. To get there:


From Route 22 take PA 378 South towards Bethlehem. After crossing the Hill-to-Hill bridge, with its steel superstructure, continue south on Route 378 up the mile-long hill to the top. After crossing the top of the hill and starting down the hill about 1 block, bear to the right onto the two-lane road (Old Philadelphia Pike) and continue past the stop intersection for about two city blocks to Town Hall on the right.

FROM THE SOUTH From Route 309, turn onto Route 378 North and continue northward for about three miles. After you pass under the I-78 overpass, turn left at the traffic signal on to Black River Road. At the stop sign turn right onto Old Philadelphia Pike. Continue northbound for about two city blocks to Town Hall on the left.
FROM I-78 Interstate 78 West to Hellertown/Bethlehem Exit 67. Follow Route 412 South, which becomes Main Street in Hellertown. Turn right at traffic light at Water Street, which becomes Friedensville Road after crossing Saucon Creek. Follow Friedensville Road to Hickory Hill Road. Continue straight ahead to Route 378. Continue through the traffic signal to the stop sign at Old Philadelphia Pike. Turn left and continue downhill on Old Philadelphia Pike for about two city blocks to Town Hall on the right.

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