What's Closed in Marple Newtown on Columbus Day?

A look at business and government buildings that will be closed on Monday for Columbus Day.

The first Columbus Day was observed in 1937, but it has roots in this country going back to the colonial period. 

Because Columbus Day is a federal holiday, most government offices will be closed.


The following businesses will be closed on Monday, Oct. 8 unless otherwise stated.

Municipal Buldings

  • Newtown Township Municipal Building (The Newtown Township Board of Supervisors meeting will be moved to Tuesday, Oct. 9)
  • Delaware County Government Offices


  • Marple Newtown School District
  • St. Pius X School
  • Episcopal Academy


  • Department of Motor Vehicles


  • Broomall Post Office
  • Newtown Post Office


  • Bank of America
  • PNC Bank


Click here for a list of businesses and governement offices that are open on Columbus Day.

Did we miss anything that's open in town? Add them in the comments section below.



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