Womelsdorf Historic District

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Womelsdorf Historic District
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House in the Womelsdorf Historic District, April 2011
Womelsdorf Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Womelsdorf Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Water, 4th, Franklin and Jefferson Sts., Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°21′47″N 76°11′13″W / 40.36306°N 76.18694°W / 40.36306; -76.18694Coordinates: 40°21′47″N 76°11′13″W / 40.36306°N 76.18694°W / 40.36306; -76.18694
Area 7,052.3 acres (2,854.0 ha)
Built 1880
Architectural style Queen Anne, Italianate, Georgian
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 82003764[1]
Added to NRHP March 10, 1982

Womelsdorf Historic District is a national historic district located in Womelsdorf, Berks County, Pennsylvania. The district encompasses 237 contributing buildings in the borough of Womelsdorf. It includes residential and commercial buildings in a variety of architectural styles including Queen Anne, Italianate, and Georgian. Notable non-residential buildings include Stouch's Tavern (c. 1785), William Penn Hotel (1866), Conrad Weiser Inn (1897), and Brooklyn Hotel (c. 1877).[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Anne Burkhardt, Sarah Kurtz, and Rebecca Schiffer (August 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Womelsdorf Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-09-18.