We welcome you to view our exhibits and learn about the unique heritage of Mennonites in eastern Pennsylvania.
Hours: Tuesday, by appointment; Wednesday 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.
Visitors who have not been vaccinated for Covid-19 are asked to please wear a mask.
Special tours can be scheduled. Call 215-256-3020.
This exhibit of colorful story panels summarizes Mennonite faith in past and present, from the beginning of the Anabaptist movement in 16th-century Europe to the diverse, global Anabaptist tradition of the 21st century, with a special emphasis on Mennonite life in eastern Pennsylvania. It is accompanied by an optional 22-minute ...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