Welcome to Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum!

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We are a living history village and farm, that collects, preserves and interprets the history and material culture of the Pennsylvania German rural community from 1740 to 1940. Landis Valley Museum's richly layered story is the history of an early Pennsylvania German settlement, an unusual farm family and the ongoing creation and exploration of a wonderfully diverse collection of artifacts. When brothers Henry Kinzer Landis (1865 - 1955) and George Diller Landis (1867 - 1954) opened the museum in 1925 at their Landis Valley residence, the area had been a small Pennsylvania German settlement since the mid 1800s. Expanded to its current size, we now invite visitors to experience the 18th and 19th century village and farm life in Lancaster County, PA all in one visit.

EVENTS

Daily

Happenings at Landis Valley

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September 24

Folk Art & Friendship Class:  Rug Hooking
Class is Full

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October 8 & 9

Harvest Days

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October 15

Folk Art & Friendship Class:  "Sweet as Sin" lecture

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October 22 & 29

Folk Art & Friendship Class:  Feather Trees
2-session class 

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November 5

Folk Art & Friendship Class:  Scratched Eggs

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November 12

Folk Art & Friendship Class:  Quilling

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November 19 & 20

Holiday Open House
at the Landis Valley Museum Store 

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November 20

Fall Folk Art & Friendship Class:  Wood Graining
CLASS IS FULL 

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December 3 & 4

Country Christmas Village

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December 6

"Days of the Belsnickel" Dinner Tour
Reservations are required 

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December 10

"Days of the Belsnickel" Lunch Tour
Reservations are required 

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December 16

Holiday at Landis Valley Bonfire

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December 29 & 30

Winter Day Camp

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