• Welcome

    On the Campus of History you will learn about Lancaster County, Pennsylvania—from stories of the Conestoga Indians and the Underground Railroad to the political legacy of James Buchanan and Thaddeus Stevens to the stories of your own family.

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  • The Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum

    Sporting 104 mature varieties of trees, the Tanger Arboretum is open to the public as a place of rest and relaxation.

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  • Civil War Encampment 2014

    More than a dozen military and civilian tents will dot the landscape as Union and Confederate soldiers and civilians display the equipment, the firearms, the ammunition and the accoutrements of war.

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The Presidential Lecture Series; Regional History Colloquium; Civil War encampment; the final Living History at Wheatland; classes; Yuletide at Wheatland- there's a lot happening on the Campus of History this autumn!  Keep up to date on the latest happenings.

 

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Around the County
Around the County
The historic sites and museums in Lancaster County offer extraordinary opportunities for learners of all ages.
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President James Buchanan
President James Buchanan
Learn about the political career of President James Buchanan & First Lady Harriet Lane.
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Discover
Discover
Explore your family history, your local history, your nation's history.
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Esprit Quilt Collection
Esprit Quilt Collection
Explore three centuries of art and history through the Richard C. von Hess Decorative Arts Center.
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Join Us
Join Us
Join us. Members are the lifeblood of our organization!
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Congressman Thaddeus Stevens
Congressman Thaddeus Stevens
Learn about the Great Commoner & Lydia Hamilton Smith.
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