We welcome you to view our exhibits and learn about the unique heritage of Mennonites in eastern Pennsylvania.
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday 10 am to 2 pm
$7.00 suggested admission (no charge for MHC members and children under 12).
There is handicap access to exhibits.
Special tours can be scheduled. Call 215-256-3020.
Rachel Derstine Designs January 15-April 11, 2020 (provided the MHC is open--see our homepage for updates) We’re pleased to present this show of Rachel Derstine’s bold and imaginative quilted art. Previously of Schwenksville, now of Philadelphia, Rachel has done commissioned works for Salford Mennonite Church, Souderton Mennonite Homes, the Hershey ...Read More
This semi-permanent exhibit uses images and artifacts from the Mennonite Heritage Center collection to illustrate three centuries of Mennonite life in eastern Pennsylvania, from European origins to diverse 21st century life. It is accompanied by an optional half-hour video, The Earth Is the Lord's. $7.00 suggested admission (no charge for ...Read More
This exhibit uses text, images, artifacts and interactive elements to tell the story of local foodways, beginning with the 17th century Lenape and moving chronologically up to the 21st century. Learn about the foods for a Lenape Gamwing celebration, how the introduction of the wood cook stove in the mid-19th ...Read More
The Mennonite Heritage Center holds a large and significant collection of Mennonite fraktur from Eastern Pennsylvania. Throughout the year, works from the collection are on display in the Mary Jane Lederach Hershey Fraktur Gallery. You can also view the fraktur collection in our online catalog. The Heritage Center is located ...Read More