Lancaster County museums offer insight into every aspect of the culture in PA Dutch Country, from local art and the Amish community to natural science, trains and Lancaster history. Visit an underground railroad center, a PA German living history village, or the home of the 15th president of the United States. The possibilities are endless!
For more information on these Lancaster County museums and historic attractions, click the links below.
2451 Kissel Hill Road,
Lancaster, PA 17601
Largest Pennsylvania Dutch Living History Farm & Village in the country, interpreting Pennsylvania German Heritage from 1740-1940, including tours and traditional craft demonstrations.
3300 Board Road,
York, PA 17406
The Weightlifting Hall of Fame contains a diverse history of the strength sports, their evolution from mythology to early Olympic Games and from the 19th and 20th century amateur and professional strongmen to the current specialized sport of Olympic weightlifting, powerlifting and bodybuilding.
300 North Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0024
Four floors of exhibits about Pennsylvania's story from the beginning of time to the present.
3562 Old Philadelphia Pike,
Intercourse, PA 17534
More than 5,000 specimens span the broad spectrum of U.S. military history.
38 South Second Street,
Columbia, PA 17512
Outstanding collection of early 18th-century Philadelphia furniture and English accessories predating 1750, in a 1738 stone house.
230 North President Avenue,
Lancaster, PA 17603
Our recently expanded facility offers an extensive research library and archives specializing in Lancaster County History and genealogy. Come see our galleries showcasing objects from our collections.
137 - 145 East Main Street,
Lititz, PA 17543
The Lititz Historical Foundation, including the Lititz Museum and the Johannes Mueller House, serves to preserve the Lititz community's rich history.
8 Church Square,
Lititz, PA 17543
Follow the Star to Historic Lititz Moravian Church Square.
136 Brown Street,
Race Street Platform,
Middletown, PA 17057
Enjoy an 11-mile train ride along the Swatara Creek while learning the history of the area.
Historic Schaefferstown Inc.,
106 North Market Street,
Schaefferstown, PA 17088
Experience life from an authentic Pennsylvania German point of view. See a history of timeless traditions.
1932 Robert Fulton Highway (Route 222),
Quarryville, PA 17566
Early home of pioneer steamship builder, artist, inventor and engineer.
Promoting interest and active participation in the preservation and restoration of the remaining historic covered bridges in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
2209 Millstream Road,
Lancaster, PA 17602
We provide authentic information on Amish and Mennonite faith and culture with maps and brochures of the area. Ask about our step-on-guide custom tours.
1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park,
Harrisburg, PA 17103
The National Civil War Museum is the first museum of its kind - a place where you can experience the multitude of human experiences that made up the Civil War.
1756 Nissley Road,
Landisville, PA 17538
Step back in time and experience Lancaster County farm life during the late 19th century.
Historic Zerchers Hotel,
11 Green Street,
Christiana, PA 17509
This self-guided museum will allow you to trace the steps leading up to and following the Resistance at Christiana, also know as the Christiana Riot.
There's something for everyone to discover and enjoy at Lancaster County's museums - art, science, trains, fun and lots of American history.
300 Paradise Lane,
Strasburg, PA 17579
Extensive display of toy trains from the 1800's to today. Five operating layouts. Continuous train-related videos.
514 Poplar Street,
Columbia, PA 17512
Experience a fun and fascinating journey into the world of timekeeping, beautifully illustrated by more than 12,000 treasures of time.
3427 Lincoln Highway East,
Paradise, PA 17562
Walk through amazing life-sized exhibits celebrating the history and traditions of the holiday, then enjoy our wonderful Gift Shop.
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