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Travel Guide

2015 Travel Guide
From motorcycles to pretzels, you're invited behind the scenes of America's favorite products at our FREE tours

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Historic Sites

Trace the tracks of history and relive York County's past at our region's historical sites from downtown York's Colonial Complex, which offers guided tours and living history demonstrations to the area's newest attraction, Steam Into History, a replica of a Civil War-era train that serves as a rolling history museum. York County offers visitors a front row seat to events that altered the course of American history!


 

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Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) - A World Class Automotive Experience

  • 161 Museum Dr
  • Hershey, PA 17033
  • Phone: (717) 566-7100
  • Region: Dauphin County

Cruise through time. Experience antique cars, buses, motorcycles and memorabilia in unique scenes. For all ages!

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Burning of the Bridge Diorama Historic Wrightsville, Inc

  • 124 Hellam St
  • Wrightsville, PA 17368
  • Phone: (717) 252-1169
  • Region: South East York County

Witness the Civil War's Burning of the Bridge in Wrightsville by a sight and sound show.

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Eastern Museum of Motor Racing (EMMR)

  • 100 Baltimore Rd
  • York Springs, PA 17372
  • Phone: (717) 528-8279
  • Region: Adams County

EMMR is dedicated to the preservation of the great history of motor racing in America.

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Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad

  • 21 W. Pennsylvania Ave.
  • P.O. Box 456
  • Stewartstown, PA 17363
  • Phone: (717) 654-7530
  • Region: South East York County

Group hosts open houses at Stewartstown Railroad Station Museum on various dates.

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Haldeman Mansion Preservation Society

  • 230 Locust Grove Rd
  • Bainbridge, PA 17502
  • Phone: (717) 426-3794
  • Region: Lancaster County

The Haldeman Mansion is the childhood home of Samuel S. Haldeman, a renowned scientist and professor.

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Heritage Museum of New Freedom

  • 22 Railroad Ave
  • New Freedom, PA 17349
  • Phone: (717) 227-2891
  • Region: South East York County

Open the first Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information see the website.

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Indian Steps Museum

  • 205 Indian Steps Rd
  • Airville, PA 17302
  • Phone: (717) 862-3948
  • Region: South East York County

Home to more than 10,000 Indian artifacts which all tell stories of Indian inhabitants.

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Northern York County Historical and Preservation Society

  • 35 Greenbrier Ln
  • Dillsburg, PA 17019
  • Phone: (717) 502-1440
  • Region: North West York County

Archives at Maple Shade Barn. 18th Century Dill's Tavern. Sunday's 2pm-4pm or by reservation.

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Police Heritage Museum, Inc.

  • 54 West Market St
  • York, PA 17401
  • Phone: (717) 845-2677
  • Region: York City (Downtown)

Law enforcement history and artifacts are on display from many local and world police departments.

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Steam Into History

  • 2 West Main Street
  • PO Box 128
  • New Freedom, PA 17349
  • Phone: (717) 942-2370
  • Region: South West York County

Take a train ride on the same rails Lincoln took to present the Gettysburg Address while Steam Into History Chronicles the Civil War and railroad history of York County.

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