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The Americana Museum of Bird-in-Hand

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Take a nostalgic walk through small town America at the dawn of the 20th century. Visit a barber shop, millinery, woodworking shop, tea parlor, toy store, print shop, blacksmith shop, tobacco shop, apothecary, wheelwright/wainwright shop, and a country general store -the "heart of Americana." Discover the past circa 1890-1930. Self-guided tours are offered throughout the day. Retirement communities, day camps, churches, families, schools, and other groups are invited to schedule guided tours. Tours last 45-60 minutes. Teachers: Request a packet of pre and post tour educational activities, which can easily be integrated into your curriculum.

Location: PO Box 401, 2709 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-in-Hand Pennsylvania 17505 Telephone 717 391-9780

Other History nearby:
(Philadelphia) American Swedish Historical Museum
(New Castle) Amstel House
(McSherrystown) Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
(Philadelphia) Chestnut Hill Visitor's Center
(Chester) Cooper Gristmill
(Wilmington) Delaware History Museum

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