Great fun for the whole family!
Preserving letterpress printing history in Lancaster City.
Discover the history and beauty of our wonderful city guided by a costumed interpreter.
Our ten-acre Campus of History features the historic grounds and gardens of President James Buchanan’s Wheatland, the Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum, and the award-winning, and environmentally-sustainable headquarters of LancasterHistory.org
Visit the Living Gallery inside the Lancaster City Visitor Center to get a unique overview of the history of Lancaster!
Distinguished gifts and historical books, pottery, wood carvings, fraktur, and scherenschnitte.
Voted Lancaster’s Best Museum, the North Museum inspires curiosity about the worlds of natural history and science. Meet the residents of the Live Animal Room, get face to face with T. rex, or travel to far reaching galaxies and beyond in central Pennsylvania’s largest planetarium.
Wheatland was the beloved home and retreat of President James Buchanan for 20 years – a time marked by great personal success and grave national turbulence.
Circa 1794 Georgian-style home of Edward Hand who served as Adjutant General to George Washington.