June 13-16, 2018
Planning is in the making!
On June 13-16, 2018 the Made in America Tours Event will celebrate its 20th year and we're working to make it full of exciting things for you to do.
This annual celebration is fun for the entire family and offers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of your favorite products. You'll step onto expansive production floors and into visitor-friendly artisan shops for a first-hand look at the American craftsmanship that makes York County so special.
Please check back as we build the list of activities for the Made in America Tours Event 20th Celebration.
Visitors are welcome to visit with the alpacas and Tie, our llama, and feed them treats in the barnyard and pastures. We will have staff and/or 4-H kids on hand in these areas to answer questions. ...more»
Bluett Bros Violins produces handmade stringed instruments including the violin family, as well as mandolins and guitars and various Baroque instruments. The tour includes an overview of the art of ...more»
At George’s you’ll be transported to a different world where furniture is made by craftsmen who take pride in their work. Each piece created is one-of-a kind. Enjoy watching handmade furniture being ...more»
! H&K Woodworking Central Market York, 34 W Philadelphia St, York, PA 17401 717-577-0874 Facebook.com/hkwoodcraft Come explore the world of custom built and hand carved furniture. Avid ...more»
Journey through the facility that produces the Touring, CVO™, and Trike models. Both classic and Steel Toe Tours are available. Please reserve ClassicTours for groups of 10 or more and all Steel Toe ...more»
Journey in time to 1915 when Muddy Creek Forks was a thriving community centered on the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad. Take a 40 minute motorcar train ride through the scenic Muddy Creek ...more»
Martin’s is known for hand cook’d “Kettle Cook’d” potato chips, and Bar-B-Que waffle chips and fresh buttered popcorn. A family owned business in operation for over 70 years. Come enjoy a close-up ...more»
Since 1974 Microtrac instrumentation is used by thousands of companies and researchers around the globe to help them improve our world. Come see how our latest product development synchronizes size ...more»
Miller Plant Farm 430 Indian Rock Dam Rd, York, PA 17403 717-741-2631 www.millerplantfarm.com Miller Plant Farm is a family-owned farm, serving home gardeners and commercial farmers since 1928. ...more»
Take a trip back in time at the National Watch & Clock Museum. Thousands of historic and modern timepieces await your discovery. See the Monumental Engle Clock in operation! Wednesday: 10 a.m. ...more»
Oakworks Inc. 923 E Wellspring Rd, New Freedom, PA 17349 717-235-6807 www.oakworks.com Oakworks is a premiere US manufacturer of medical, spa and massage products. Visitor will tour wood shop, ...more»
See milking and bottling facilities, pet calves, shop at our on-site farm store and enjoy our famous chocolate milk and ice cream that are made right here from milk and cream that came from the cows ...more»
Print-O-Stat, Inc. 1011 W. Market St, York, PA 17404 800-711-8014 www.printostat.com Tours will start every half hour beginning at 9 a.m. Visitors will receive a brief history of the company, as ...more»
Tour the bakery and learn about the production of handmade pretzels at this 80 year old business. Samples will be available on the tour. Wednesday: 9-11:30 a.m. Thursday: 9-11:30 a.m. Friday: ...more»
Our guided walking tour gives you views of our warehouses, packaging, oven, and specialty foods rooms. Our tour is open to pretzel lovers of all ages! Stop in our Factory Store at the end to fill up ...more»
This chemical-free farm is home to PA’s first solar residence. Hear the history, see the bio-intensive research garden, taste the seasonal fruits. Visit one of the state’s oldest natural food stores, ...more»
Ride the rails that President Lincoln rode on his way to deliver the Gettysburg Address and the trail voted number one in Pennsylvania. Steam Into History boasts an 1860s period steam locomotive with ...more»
Stewartstown Railroad has been in business since 1885, providing passenger and freight service to Southern York County with all original equipment and trackage. Participants can see the 1914 Station ...more»
Visitors will experience the creation of fresh, natural homemade products made daily in our visitor-friendly kitchen. Make your own items throughout the event and experience soap making tours ...more»
Take the UTZ “Chip Trip” where you can see and smell the making of the famous Utz Potato Chips. From an enclosed catwalk above, you can look down on the entire process from start to finish. This ...more»
Tours will start at 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. If you want to possibly help feed a baby calf, come at 8 a.m. or 5 p.m. All tours include the cow kitchen, birthing center, housing, ...more»
Meet on the first floor of the refurbished 1826 Mill. Docents will give an intro to milling, explain the role of the miller, and then operate the mill, waterwheel, gears and shafts visible. Then ...more»
Woolen Mill Fan Company 290 Woolen Mill Rd, New Park, PA 17352 717-382-4754 Architecturalfans.com Woolen Mill Fan Company is a small studio that hand produces belt and pulley ceiling fans for ...more»
The Agricultural & Industrial Museum highlights York County’s innovative spirit through showcasing nearly two centuries of industrial development. Display features industrial machines, ...more»
"We did a factory tour vacation and we loved it.
The price was great because just about every tour was free. Martin's Potato Chips was the highlight
of the trip. We can't wait to come back to do some of the things we couldn't fit in this trip."
A. Golub | Marlton, NJ