LEWISBURG, (Pa.)–The Packwood House Museum in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, invites the public to an auction taking place on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at the museum’s tour center at 15 North Water Street beginning at 8:30 am. Proceeds will benefit Packwood House Museum, a 501(c) 3 institution and a significant contributor to the cultural life of the community.
The auction will be run by Hess Auctioneers. Food will be available the day of the auction. Items included in the auction can be previewed on Saturday and Sunday, July 28 and 29, from 1 to 5 PM in the Kelly Gallery in the tour center (see address above). A complete listing & photos will be available on www.auctionzip.com #2399 or #2189.
None of the items for sale are from the original museum collection, nor are they relevant to the museum’s presentation of local history. Such ‘housekeeping’ is a standard part of collection management and supports the efficient use of museum resources.
Consignments will not be accepted. Donations will be accepted at the discretion of Packwood’s Auction Committee.
For more information, please contact the museum at (570) 524-0323.