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Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society

2215 Millstream Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602-1499
+1 717-393-9745
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Took about a half hour to read all the exhibits in this $5/person museum. Would have like to have... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2015
Mike M
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Great source for Ancestery Research

I do genealogy and find this place the best I've seen in Lancaster County. The staff is helpful... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2015
Fran G
Willow Street
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2215 Millstream Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602-1499
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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Took about a half hour to read all the exhibits in this $5/person museum. Would have like to have learned more of the history of the Mennonites and Amish.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 27 March 2015

I do genealogy and find this place the best I've seen in Lancaster County. The staff is helpful - just ask questions. If history or genealogy is your thing make sure to put this place on you bucket list. There is SO MUCH info here...More

Thank Fran G
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Learned a lot about the Amish and Mennonite population. How they came to be and how they came to be separtate.

1  Thank SueLehighton
Reviewed 3 December 2014

this place is just one of many to visit here .there are many old buildings to see and the landscapes are out of this world.these busy familys here do most of there work the smeway there grandparents did and a time before.enjoy your stay.

2  Thank frankk52
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We had just come from the Cloister which was a great experience and were looking to broaden our knowledge by going to the Mennonite Historical Society. We hit a craft fair there and it was a real hodgepodge and not a lot of the history...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Two buildings next to each other - one has the tabernacle. We took $49 guided tour for two hours - just wife, I and guide, roaming the side roads and even stopping to have a long conversation with a young Amish woman and her two...More

Thank FWDpost
Reviewed 30 July 2014

We had the pleasure of hiring a tour guide to accompany us in our car to all of the back road Amish homes and shops. Our Tour guide, Joanne Siegrist was very knowledgable and very sweet. We would highly recommend this tour to anyone wanting...More

2  Thank Rachelle001
Reviewed 10 July 2014

The Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society is a great resource stop, and introduction to the heritage of Lancaster County Amish and Mennonites. Whether your interest is deep history or cultural curiosity, they offer resources and knowledge to support your pursuit. The gallery section is just excellent...More

3  Thank Musicmom123
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Highly recommend the center and definitely pay for the film and the Biblical tabernacle next door. Extremely knowledgeable and friendly staff. Great introduction to the Amish and Mennonites. Books on sale are very well chosen.

1  Thank 690CT
Reviewed 20 April 2014

When one wants to gain an insight into this unique way of life as a community than this is the place to go when visiting this area. Interesting displays and things to read on how it developed and still remains a force to deal with!...More

1  Thank b0b55russell
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How much is the cost ?
31 December 2014|
Response from madcttravelers | Reviewed this property |
Admission at the time we went was $5. There is an extra fee to see the movie about the Amish. It was worth seeing, but we can't remember the cost.