1300 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
phone: 215-732-6200
Museum Type(s)
Lee Arnold, Library Director
Michael Keys, Mister


In January 2002, The Balch Institute merged into The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. The archival and library collections of The Balch have been fully integrated into the Society and relocated to 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. The building at 18 S. 7th Street is for sale. There are no exhibitions nor programs being staged at the 7th Street site. All operations and staff have also been relocated to 13th Street. The URL for the combined organization is and the contact phone number is 215-732-6200.