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

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Happenings at Landis Valley

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October 1

Needle Felting Class
SOLD OUT

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October 7 & 8

Harvest Days

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October 14

"Ties That Bind:  A History of Hand-Woven Tape" Talk
by Susan Weaver

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October 15

Essential Oils of Stress Class

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October 19

Hands-on History Day

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October 26

Hands-on History Day

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November 2

Hands-on History Day

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November 18 & 19

Landis Valley Museum Store's
Holiday Open House

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December 2 & 3

Country Christmas Village

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December 5

"Days of the Belsnickel"
Dinner Tour

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December 9

"Days of the Belsnickel"
Lunch Tour

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December 9

Landis Valley Artist Showcase
at the Landis Valley Museum Store

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December 15

Holiday at Landis Valley
Evening Bonfire

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December 28 & 29

Winter Day Camp

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