924 Cumberland St, Lebanon Pennsylvania 17042
Contains such reconstructed rooms as a drugstore, doctor's office, one-room schoolhouse, toy shop and general store as well as exhibits about early industries and crafts. The front part of the building, constructed in 1773 as a house, was later used as the county courthouse, where James Buchanan, the 15th US president, practiced law as a young attorney. Guided tours are available. Museum and library open Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday 12:30-4:30pm, Thursday 10am-4:30pm, Sunday 1-4:30pm, Monday 1-8pm; closed holidays and Sunday-Monday of holiday weekends. Last tour begins 1 1/2 hours before closing.
Other History nearby:
(Strasburg) Amish Village
(Chadds Ford) Brandywine Battlefield Park
(Mount Joy) Bube's Brewery
(Carlisle) Carlisle Barracks
(West Chester) Chester County Historical Society
(Edgmont) Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation
12/05 Coming to The Lebanon area
National Cherry Blossom Festival Washington DC March20-April14 The nation’s greatest springtime celebration unites for four spectacular weekends including the Cherry Blossom Parade.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.
Dover Days Festival Dover DE May3-5 As one of the longest running festivals in the state of Delaware, Dover Days dates back to 1933. What started as a garden tour staged by the Dover Garden Club, has now become an annual time to remember First State heritage with community spirit and an entertaining festival of family events.
Dover Days Festival Dover DE May3-5 You can claim Dover, Delaware, the capital city of the First State, as your state capital during the 80th anniversary celebration of the Dover Days Festival!.
Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival West Friendship MD May4-5 A fun-filled weekend of live animals, crafts and supplies, entertainment and more.
Maryland Faerie Festival Darlington MD May10-12 The Maryland Faerie Festival celebrates the Faeries in an atmosphere and with entertainment inspired by Faerie folklore and literature.