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Originally called Manavon, Phoenixville was settled in 1732 and incorporated as a borough in 1849. In its industrial heyday early in the twentieth century, it was an important manufacturing center and it was the site of great iron and steel mills such as the Phoenix Iron Works, boiler works, silk mill, underwear and hosiery factories, a match factory, and the famous (and now highly collectible) Etruscan majolica pottery.  While these mills have all since closed,  the town has changed over the decades but, has retained its heart of steel.  The Borough is now home to numerous events like the Dogwood Festival, First Fridays, Blobfest, Food Festivals, and the Farmer’s Market.   Phoenixville has certainly risen from the ashes of its humble & hardworking roots to become the Borough it is today.

The Borough offers several unique gems along the French Creek and Schuylkill River including numerous parks, the Black Rock Sanctuary, Fish Ladder, and the Schuylkill River Trail for a myriad of walking, hiking and biking options.  Rich in history we invite you to experience all that Phoenixville has to offer.

Our town continues to grow and expand offering the residents, as well as visitors, the chance to browse the many distinctive shops, dine in the wide variety of restaurants and to experience all the arts and entertainment we have to offer throughout the community and our downtown.

So Welcome, Discover, and Enjoy.  We’re so glad you’re here.
Current News
Phoenixville Ranked One of the best High Schools in PA for Athletes
July 17, 2017
Votes Needed for All Abilities Playground
June 9, 2017
Phoenixville is #2 on List of Chesco's Most Challenging High Schools
June 9, 2017
Phoenixville Named as One of the 10 Most Exciting Places in Pennsylvania
June 5, 2017
Phoenixville Area School District Ranked as One of Best Pennsylvania School Districts in 2017
May 17, 2017
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Upcoming Events
Phoenixville Regional Planning Committee
July 26, 2017  7:30 PM
National Night Out
August 1, 2017  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
First Friday
August 4, 2017  6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Police, Personnel & Public Safety Committee
August 7, 2017  6:30 PM
August 7, 2017  5:30 PM
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Phoenixville Video Tour
Current Alerts
Downtown Events -August Road Closures
August 4, 2017
July 19, 2017
No Metal in Yard Waste Bags
Votes Needed for All Abilities Playground
June 30, 2017
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