N.I.S.H.M.

N.I.S.H.M.

Iron & Steel Heritage Sites
No region in the nation can boast a longer history with, and connection to, the iron and steel industry. This part of America literally forged the nation.
Upcoming Events
Town Tours - Week 12
Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site

Town Tours - Week 12
Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site

Hay Creek Festival
Joanna Furnace

Shugart's Sunday
Malvern, PA

Coatesville Remembers 9/11
Coatesville, PA

Iron and Steel Heritage Tours

Explore the Iron & Steel Heritage and Recreation region located in and around the Hopewell Big Woods, one of America's finest natural preserves. Etched into the natural landscape of portions of Chester, Berks, Montgomery and Lancaster Counties in Pennsylvania are the remains of the iron industry that literally forged our nation.