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Weavertown One-Room Schoolhouse

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This one-room school demonstrates a lifestyle that still exists among Lancaster County's plain people. This authentic one-room school was built in 1877, and held classes for close to 100 years. Visitors can learn about current one-room schools in Lancaster County, and their importance to the Amish community. The schoolhouse actually comes to life through the use of Audio-animatronics. Thirty animated students and their teacher will show what it is like to go to a school where grades 1 through 8 are in the same room. Visitors will see the original desks, potbellied stove, blackboards and much more.

Location: Hwy 340, Bird-in-Hand Pennsylvania Telephone 717-768-3976

Other History nearby:
(Strasburg) Amish Village
(New Castle) Amstel House
(McSherrystown) Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
(Chadds Ford) Brandywine Battlefield Park
(Mount Joy) Bube's Brewery
(Westminster) Carroll County Farm Museum

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