Calendar of Events

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Everyday happenings at Landis Valley.../... read more...

July 10-13, 2018

Summer Sampler Camp. Children up to age 11 can experience the life of a child in the 1800's../.. read more...

July 17-20, 2018

Historic Trades Camp. In this mini-apprenticeship, tweens and teens can work with skilled craftspeople and complete a hands-on project of their own../.. read more...

July 28 & 29, 2018

Civil War Days. Get uncomfortably close to history as the Civil War invades the quiet village of Landis Valley. Make way for cavalry drills and cover your ears during the musket firing demonstrations. read more...

Hands-on History Days

HANDS-ON HISTORY DAY - Step back in time and experience chores, historic crafts, and a school lesson../.. read more...

September 2, 2018

September "Ice Cream" Sunday. Spend a relaxing afternoon at the museum and enjoy ice cream, wagon rides, and folk music in the Firehouse.../... read more...

September 15, 2018

Wool Frolic. Learn to knit or crochet, see demonstrations of spinning and weaving, and shop from local fiber arts vendors and more at this annual event.../... read more...

October 13 & 14, 2018

Harvest Days. Bring the family for craft and trade demonstrations, delicious food, wagon rides, live music, activities, a pumpkin patch and more at Landis Valley's biggest and oldest event.../... read more...

December 1 & 2, 2018

Country Christmas Village. Tour decorated buildings, see traditional holiday foods prepared in the tavern, and meet "der Belsnickel." Also featuring seasonal take-home crafts for kids../.. read more...

December 4, 2018

"Days of the Belsnickel" Dinner Tour. Shopping, wine, a wagon ride, a delicious meal, and a visit with the Belsnickel. What evening could be jollier? Pre-registration is required.../.. read more...

December 8, 2018

"Days of the Belsnickel" Lunch Tour. Take a guided tour of the decorated village, shop at the Landis Valley Museum Store, and enjoy lunch at the historic 1856 Landis Valley House Hotel with the Belsnickel, the crankiest host around! Pre-registration is required.../.. read more...

December 14, 2018

Holiday at Landis Valley Bonfire. Enjoy lively music and a bonfire in the village crossroads, a wagon ride, and complimentary hot cider and cookies in the Yellow Barn. It's our gift to the community and admission is free. We just ask that you bring a canned good donation to the Lancaster Food Bank.../.. read more...

December 27 & 28, 2018

Winter Day Camp. Children will try their hands at various hands-on activities and open hearth cooking. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register your child, call (717) 569-0401.../.. read more...