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Address: 205 Indian Steps Rd, Airville, PA 17302-9358
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+1 717-862-3948

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Totem Pole Program

We had a great time at Indian Steps' totem pole program. We designed our own totem poles. Our son had a great time. Tour the house. It's only a couple $. Hike the waterfall... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
York, Pennsylvania
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York, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great time at Indian Steps' totem pole program. We designed our own totem poles. Our son had a great time. Tour the house. It's only a couple $. Hike the waterfall. Thank the volunteers for keeping this NHS open to the public.

Thank Fell-Sarge
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40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Went on a day trip to Indian Steps. It's a cool little museum that is nestled in Southern York County along the Susquehanna River. Admission is $5 per person and they have excellent events that are open to the public. Go on a hike and check out the waterfall or go along the river's edge and see the petroglyphs. Definitely... More 

Thank Corey B
Sicklerville, New Jersey
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place for a day trip, but don't go on Wednesdays. The museum was closed much to our dismay. The buildings are breathtaking with murals made using arrowheads. The Native American history told by walking the grounds is amazing. Everywhere you look, there are details depicting the heritage. Please take your children, young and old, to see Indian... More 

Thank Patricia H
West Virginia
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211 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I learned about this attraction through Trip Advisor; I'm glad I visited. It's a smaller museum--you won't be overwhelmed. It is laid out quite nicely, and you will learn a good deal. When you learn about Native Americans, it's often the Plains or Pueblo folk; many don't realize there were Indians all throughout the land. This museum does a very... More 

Thank 76desert
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Have been here many times over the years and each time I've left with many good memories. Be sure to attend their pow wow every September.

Thank Matt B
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2015

my husband has always enjoyed indian culture, so we visited this museum. Low entry fee, very informative and educational, lovely location.

Thank Linda S
Lake Worth, Florida
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61 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We came by way of announcement in VISITPA.COM of an exhibition of 18th century living. We saw a man making clothing out of deer skins, cooking, and etc. The joy was in the lovely museum and the tranquil grounds. Driving to it was priceless although we lost SIRI about 1/4 mile before the museum. Not to worry, it was a... More 

Thank George_from_Florida
Pennington, New Jersey
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2014

During a recent weekend getaway in Southcentral Pennsylvania, my wife and I stopped at this Arts and Crafts-era museum in a gorgeous setting on the western bank of the Susquehanna. The museum takes its name from steps carved by First Nations peoples in nearby river rocks to facilitate their shad fishing. The building itself takes you back to the first... More 

Thank RodT46724
Felton, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2013 via mobile

Staff is knowledgeable. Great picnic areas. Great photo spot. I have great childhood memories here and it was neat to return to visit. I look forward to bringing our children here one day!

Thank t123dawg
Rural MD
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25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Maybe I was looking too much forward to the trip. It was enjoyable, pretty scenery, nice drive to get there. We went to the Indian festival weekend. That was pleasant. It would have been more fun if we'd had kids to enjoy the daytime activities. No regrets, lovely photos (important to me), interesting tidbits. It was a pleasant afternoon outing.

Thank LoloRuralMD

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