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.
1756 Nissley Road,
Landisville, PA 17538
Step back in time and experience Lancaster County farm life during the late 19th century.
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.
632 West Main Street,
Ephrata, PA 17522
One of America's earliest communal societies, best known for its original art and music and distinctive medieval Germanic architecture.
3562 Old Philadelphia Pike,
Intercourse, PA 17534
More than 5,000 specimens span the broad spectrum of U.S. military history.
881 Rockford Road,
Lancaster, PA 17602
The historic 18th century home of General Edward Hand remains an authentic example of refined country living.
2209 Millstream Road,
Lancaster, PA 17602
Presentation to explain the history, construction, and spiritual significance of this symbolic dwelling place for God. Only at the Mennonite Information Center.
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.
199 Hartman Bridge Road,
Ronks (Strasburg), PA 17572
Experience today's Amish lifestyle with a guided farmhouse tour; then explore our 12-acre village grounds.
Promoting interest and active participation in the preservation and restoration of the remaining historic covered bridges in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
120 East King Street,
Lancaster, PA 17602-2832
Six rotating exhibitions and tours of the restored 1700s home and painting studio of Lancaster's most famous resident and world-famous artist, Charles Demuth.
454 New Holland Avenue,
Lancaster, PA 17602
Experience hands-on, interactive learning at The Lancaster Science Factory - where children of all ages will discover that Science is FUN!
1820 N. 4th Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17102
Enter the 1899 Victorian Firehouse, Home of the Reily Hose Co. No. 10 and experience the sights and sounds of Firefighting History.
94 Rexmont Road,
Cornwall, PA 17016
Heart of a vast industrial plantation for a century and a half, the Cornwall Iron Furnace is a landmark of Pennsylvania's iron and steel industry.
2827 Lincoln Highway East,
PO Box 98,
Ronks, PA 17572
Experience the Bible like never before! Be able to see and touch artifacts from the ancient world and better understand the context of the Biblical Stories.
300 North Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0024
Four floors of exhibits about Pennsylvania's story from the beginning of time to the present.
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.
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.
1849 Hans Herr Drive,
Willow Street, PA 17584
Cross this threshold and experience colonial life as you enter the oldest residence in Lancaster County.
There's something for everyone to discover and enjoy at Lancaster County's museums - art, science, trains, fun and lots of American history.
230 Locust Grove Rd.,
Bainbridge, PA 17502
A Haldeman Mansion restored and renovated for new use as a community gathering place, local history and Native American museum and educational center.
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