An Extra Special Open House

An Extra Special Open House

Image of the Stevens & Smitih site from Queen Street in Lancaaster, PA.
Exterior of the Stevens & Smith Historic Site as seen from Queen Street, Lancaster, PA.

Join LancasterHistory on Friday, November 18 between 11am and 5pm at the Commons on Vine lobby for free, first-floor tours of the future Thaddeus Stevens & Lydia Hamilton Smith Center for History and Democracy! Learn about the site and the two extraordinary individuals who called it home. Plus, help us shape the future of the Center by sharing your thoughts about what you’d like to see in Lancaster County’s newest museum! Light refreshments will be available.

These free tours are first come, first serve and last about 15-20 minutes. Reservations are not required. To tour, please visit the Commons on Vine lobby in the Lancaster County Convention Center between 11am and 5pm on Friday, November 18. Please check back for any changes or additions to this event as we get closer to November 18!

This special event coincides with the ExtraGive, Lancaster County’s largest day of online giving. For more information and to make a tax-deductible gift during the ExtraGive, visit LancasterHistory’s ExtraGive webpage on November 18 at

Fundraiser In-Person Event Off-Site Event Tour

November 18, 2022 Commons on Vine, Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 S. Queen Street, Lancaster 11am - 5pm FREE