Mt. Jewett, Pennsylvania

Discover Swedish Traditions of Early Settlers

Enjoy a Unique Annual Festival

Mount Jewett, PennsylvaniaHere the residents take pride in their Swedish heritage all year long, and hold an annual celebration, the Mt. Jewett Swedish Festival, during the second week in August.

The center piece of the town is a colorful four-story, 3,400 square foot mural by world famous muralist Kong Ho who drew upon the region’s cultural assets as inspiration for the design.

The Nebo Chapel built in 1887, is an octagonal shaped church patterned after Ersta Kyrka at Danviken, near Stockholm, Sweden.

Mt. Jewett is the gateway community to the Kinzua Bridge Scenic Byway and the historic Kinzua Bridge State Park site of the Kinzua Viaduct.

Mount Jewett Borough
PO Box 7215
Mt. Jewett, PA 16740
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