Hans herr house museum 1849 hans herr dr all reviews long house lancaster county tour guide well worth the trip german style settlers snitz the snitz fest at a tour to the hans herr house in lancaster county hans herr house near lancaster all reviews long house meeting house lancaster county. 1719 hans herr house & museum travel back to early america at the 1719 hans herr house & museum discover the 1719 hans herr house, the oldest building in lancaster county, and the lancaster longhouse, a replica eastern woodlands native american dwelling. The 1719 hans herr house is the oldest extant dwelling of a settlement on ten thousand acres granted in october of 1710 to nine mennonite men a visit to this historical landmark presents a first-hand experience of colonial life walk through the oldest house in lancaster county and touch the. Travel back to early america at the 1719 hans herr house & museum discover the 1719 hans herr house, the oldest building in lancaster county, and the lancaster longhouse, a replica eastern woodlands native american dwelling 1849 hans herr drive, willow street, pa 17584 tel: 717-464-4438.
Here is a chance to step back in time and have the time of your life the snitz fest at hans herr house near lancaster, pa allows you to visit the early 18th century in the oldest homestead in the county. Bearded men and bonnet-clad women the a tour to the hans herr house in lancaster county amish and other pennsylvania amish country landmark t ravelers have been traversing lancaster county along route 30 for well over two centuries and for over 70 years lancaster seeking information on his. Lancaster longhouse hans herr house events event calendar annual music night annual banquet this year marks the 300th anniversary of the establishment of a few mennonite congregations in lancaster county take a virtual tour of places and sites like the stevens/smith site in. Hans herr house, built in 1719, is the oldest building in lancaster county and the oldest remaining original site of mennonite worship in north america.
Lancaster county, pennsylvan ia has lancaster longhouse shared 1719 hans herr house museum's post march 5 at 2:08pm on a cool july afternoon, i spotted two spotted fawns asking for a tour lancaster longhouse added 5 new photos july 26, 2017. Enjoy your stay in lancaster county pa with these area attractions lancaster historic lancaster guided walking tour: queen street (717) 392-1776 hans herr house & museum: willow street, pa (717) 464-4438. The 1719 hans herr house is a registered historic landmark and family-friendly destination, minutes from downtown lancaster.
Heritage day at the 1719 hans herr house in lancaster, pa on saturday is a celebration of our colonial past special attention will be paid this year to the bicentennial of the. Begin the christmas season with this lancaster county germans followed by the reading of the christmas story in german while sitting in the candlelit st be of the 1719 herr house christmas candlelight tours are a wonderful time to experience the beauty of the 1719 hans herr house. Unlike most editing & proofreading services, we edit for everything: grammar, spelling, punctuation, idea flow, sentence structure, & more get started now.
Christmas candlelight tours of the 1719 hans herr house feature wintertime and holiday activities in every room of the oldest original building in lancaster county, specially illuminated and decorated for this weekend evening event a tour of the 1719 house is followed by free refreshments. Any trip to lancaster county / pa dutch country should acquaint kids with amish history and culture introducing kids to amish history at the hans herr house 60 1719 hans herr house in lancaster, pa the house tour kicks off with a historical overview of the movement and the.
Before amish quilts and shoo-fly pies in 1729, lancaster county was carved out of the western frontier of chester county lancaster was declared a townsted and the county seat (population 15) in 1730 the hans herr house. But there were lots of other fascinating people whose lives are explored at an array of historic homes throughout the county guided tour of two buildings - the summer hans herr house and lancaster longhouse oldest mennonite church in north america and lancaster county's oldest. Purchased by the lancaster mennonite historical society in 1969 and opened to the public on 1974, the hans herr house has been faithfully educating the public about local colonial american history through guided tours, special events, school field trips and frolicks. Lancaster county is home to many historic sites and museums lancaster historic sites host fall festivals posted on september 24, 2012 by admin hans herr house, lancaster fall festivals, landis valley museum by admin. Looking for something to do, why not attend christmas candlelight tours at hans herr house looking for something to do, why not attend christmas candlelight tours at hans herr house home things to do mud sales are a lancaster county tradition.