5 Reasons to Explore The Amish Village this Summer

School’s out, and it’s a time when parents everywhere line-up fun summer activities to entertain the kids. Lancaster County holds countless destinations for summer adventures, but in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country sprawls one of the top spots for … Continue reading

Spring in Amish Country

There is nothing quite like spring in Amish Country. From planting season and “mud sales,” to the new life in the barnyard, spring is a great time to visit Lancaster County! At the Amish Village, we’re excited to welcome a … Continue reading

Amish Covered Bridges

One of the unique aspects of Amish Country, in Lancaster County, are all of the charming covered bridges that cover the Pennsylvania Dutch countryside! This specific area is often called the birthplace of the covered bridge. In Pennsylvania, from 1820-1900, … Continue reading

Property Spotlight | Smokehouse

Ever wondered where you could find tasty treats, speciality beverages, candy and homemade jams & jellies on your visit to The Amish Village? Our Smokehouse Market is your one stop shop! Today on the blog we wanted to showcase our … Continue reading

Recipe | Pennsylvania Cole Slaw

The spring season, in Lancaster County, means the start of the produce season. Amish families begin to plant, grow and sell all of their fresh produce at their local stands. On the blog today we are going to share a … Continue reading

New Animals | Chicks, Pigs & Sheep

Spring 2016 has been an exciting season, for our barn, here at The Amish Village! Since the weather is finally warmer, we have received many new faces in our Animal Barn for guests to see and enjoy! Today we wanted … Continue reading

Happy Spring | Hours of Operation

March 20th, the first day of SPRING, is only a few days away. We wanted to celebrate by extending our operating hours, for the 2016 season, this upcoming weekend. We are happy to announce that, this weekend, we will officially … Continue reading

March 2016 | Hours of Operation

The first day of March is finally here which means spring is only 20 DAYS AWAY!! Let the warmer weather commence in Lancaster County! Thinking of visiting The Amish Village, during the month of March, to celebrate the beginning of … Continue reading

Recipe | Chicken Noodle Soup

Winter in Lancaster County means cold days & cold nights and occasional snowy days & snowy nights. What better way to warm up, during this frigid season, then by enjoying homemade Chicken Noodle Soup. This Amish recipe is a family … Continue reading

Amish Quilts

One of the favorite hobbies, of Amish mothers and their daughters, is the hobby of quilting. Quilting is a very popular and practical homemaking skill that is a sanctioned channel for creativity within the Amish community. It is also a … Continue reading