Amish Heritage And Village News

Want to learn more about Amish traditions, culture, and heritage? Want to see how The Amish Village changes over the seasons? We pack our blog with helpful articles all about the Amish culture and some news about The Amish Village.

New Animal | Miniature Horse

Animals have a special place in our hearts here at The Amish Village. Our barn houses many farm animals from pigs to goats to sheep to miniature horses plus more. People of all ages, including children and adults, can enjoy petting and feeding our farm animals in the barn on…
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Recipe | Chow Chow

The summer season is the best time to do one of the favorite activities of an Amish women, canning, because of all of the fresh produce that is grown in their fields. Most time canning , and preserving, is done in the Summer Kitchen of an Amish home and is…
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Property Spotlight | Blacksmith Shop

There are many different things to explore and see on our 12 acre property, at The Amish Village, that is fun for the entire family! One unique aspect about our property is our Blacksmith Shop. Today on the blog we are going to spotlight what different tools you can see…
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New Tour Experience | Jeep Tours

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to travel the Amish back roads in a fun and sporty Jeep? Now you can experience it! Here at The Amish Village we are excited to announce we now have a new tour option available: Amish Country Jeep Tours! This 90-minute tour…
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Animal Spotlight | Mr. Ed

Horses play a big role when it comes to transportation and farm work for an Amish family. Today we wanted to spotlight our very own horse that lives in our barn: Mr. Ed! Mr. Ed is very friendly and enjoys being fed and pet, licking hands, and keeping watch in the…
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Property Spotlight | Village Grounds

A unique aspect about our property is that there are so many different parts that make up The Amish Village to give your family, or group, a memorable experience! From tours to shops to farm animals there are so many exciting things to see and explore on your visit here…
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Amish Proverbs

When it comes to the Amish lifestyle the word that comes to a lot of people’s minds is ‘simple’. Simple way of life, simple clothing, simple homes, and a simple form of transportation. Amish Proverbs are words of wisdom from the simple life that are very dear to the Amish community…
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Recipe | Shoo-Fly Pie

Don’t let the name scare you away! Shoo-Fly Pie is an Amish, and Lancaster County, pastime that tastes a whole lot better than it sounds. This delicious sensation has been a favorite dessert served on many Amish families' tables for many years. If you are not able to visit Lancaster County, or…
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Animal Spotlight | Freddie

Seeing, petting, and feeding farm animals is all a part of The Amish Village experience. Today we wanted to spotlight one of the most popular animals on our farm: Our baby calf Freddie! Freddie was born on May 10th, 2015 and is only a little over a month old. He enjoys…
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Online Reservations Now Available

What better way to kick-off the start of our blog then announcing we now have online reservations for our Premium Package Tour! New this month, The Amish Village now provides an easy way to pre-purchase your tickets online for our Premium Package. The Premium Package is our Best Value Deal…
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