The Lancaster Campus of History


At LancasterHistory.org’s Lancaster Campus of History, visitors can take a guided tour of President James Buchanan’s Wheatland, view the various museum exhibitions, search for a Lancaster County connection in the Research Library, shop at The Museum Store, and/or attend our many events. The grounds of the Campus of History feature the historic grounds and gardens of President James Buchanan’s Wheatland and the Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum.

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Upcoming Closings:

  • President James Buchanan’s Wheatland will be closed to the public from November 13 – 18th in preparation for our annual Yuletide at Wheatland program.

To view future closings or exceptions to hours, please visit our Exceptions to Hours page.

 

Admission

  GENERAL LIBRARY
Members FREE* FREE*
Adult (18+) $15 $7
Senior (65+) $13 $5
Student (11-17) $8 FREE
Child FREE FREE
Family Pass* $35 $14

* Members admitted free of charge, except for special programs or events such as Yuletide at Wheatland.
** 2 Adults or Seniors + 2 Students

 

Hours

Monday – Saturday: 9:30am – 5pm
Sunday: Closed

Tours of Wheatland are available Monday – Saturday, on the hour, from 10am – 3pm.

Click to view upcoming closings or exceptions to our normal operating hours.

The Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum can be visited daily from sunrise to sunset for free.

Location

230 North President Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603

On-site parking available.