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2017 York County Travel Guide
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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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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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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 located in a beautiful setting overlooking the Susquehanna River.

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Hanover Area Historical Society - Warehime - Myers Mansion

  • 305 Baltimore St
  • Hanover, PA 17331
  • Phone: 717-637-6413
  • Region: South West York County

Historic 1913 - Greer Revival Mansion. Tour the first two floors - stroll the grounds with 75 year old trees.

Ma & Pa Railroad Preservation Society

  • 1258 Muddy Creek Forks Rd
  • Airville, PA 17302
  • Phone: 717-927-9565
  • Region: South East York County

Step back to 1915 when the railroad was at the center of village life. Costumed interpreters welcome you to the M.M. Grove General Store, mill and grain elevator. Motorcar trains offer a 5 mile ...more»

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Strasburg Rail Road

  • 301 Gap Rd
  • Ronks, PA 17572
  • Phone: 866-725-9666
  • Region: Lancaster County

Strasburg Rail Road is one of Pennsylvania's leading family attractions featuring a 45 minute ride aboard a train pulled by a turn-of-the century steam locomotive. With special events throughout the ...more»

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York Barbell Company

  • 3300 Board Rd
  • York, PA 17406
  • Phone: 717-767-6481
  • Region: North West York County

Weightlifting Museum contains a diverse history of strength sports from mythology to the modern era.

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York County History Center - Historical Society Museum, Library/Archives

  • 250 E Market St
  • York, PA 17403
  • Phone: 717-848-1587
  • Region: York City (Downtown)

Exhibits span the generations, featuring Decorative and fine arts, early American and Civil War periods. Also houses an expansive genealogy research library.

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York County Heritage Program

  • 28 E Market St
  • 3rd Fl
  • York, PA 17401
  • Region: York City (Downtown)

The York County Heritage Program is a program of the York County Planning Commission. The purpose is to create a network of heritage resources that highlight the historic, cultural and natural ...more»

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York County History Center - Bonham House

  • 152 E Market St
  • York, PA 17401
  • Phone: 717-848-1587
  • Region: York City (Downtown)

Experience Victorian life and decor, and "visit" the Bonhams, a prominent York family.

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