Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience
Learn about the fascinating region known as Amish Country when you book reservations for the Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience, a cultural attraction dedicated to the Amish lifestyle. With this all-enclusive experience, you and your loved ones will be able to learn about the history and traditions of the area while enjoying tons of fun along the way.
Your ticket includes a tour of the Amish Country Homestead. The homestead is the only officially-designated Heritage Site Amish site in the county. This amazing homestead is home to a variety of unique buildings. Explore the traditions and lifestyles of the Amish people as you tour a 9-room Amish home. You will learn about their clothing, traditions, how they lived without electricity, and how they conducted church services within their homes. You'll also see a traditional school house, Amish phone booth, a vegetable garden, and observe real Amish woodworking. Your guide is friendly and knowledgeable, allowing you to ask any questions you may have about the Amish way of life.
After exploring the house, you'll embark upon an extensive tour of the farm with the Farmland Experience. Winding back country roads, farm animals, and beautiful Lancaster views delight all who attend this part of the adventure! These fields have been kept by the Amish for more than 250 years, providing for their lifestyle. Along the way, visitors will ride in a comfortable bus as they are taken along the farm. Learn about the work ethic and traditions of Amish farmers and enjoy stunning panoramas of the fields, roadside stands, bakeries, and animals like horses and mules.
Finally, top the day off with the Lancaster Amish Film, a video experience that further explains the lifestyle of Lancaster's Amish community. The F/X Theater shows the movie Jacob's Choice, an emotional representation of an Amish boy's struggles with identity and his role in the Amish world. These challenges are truly moving to watch, and the film has been heralded as 'compelling'.
A day of exploration, education, and fun awaits with the Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience. Make your reservations to create an interesting day during your Lancaster, PA vacation.
- What is included in the admission price for Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience?
This activity includes the Amish Farmlands bus tour, Amish Experience Theater screening, Amish Country Homestead Guided Tour & Parking.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend at Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience?
The entire experience lasts approximate 3.5 hours.
- What amenities are available?
There is a gift shop and a restaurant on the homestead.
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
Yes, but check with your guide as photographing the Amish is considered culturally insensitive.
- For what ages is Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience appropriate?
Great for all ages!
- Is parking available at Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience? Is it free?
Parking is included.
- Is Lancaster Amish Film, House, and Farmland Experience guided or a non-guided tour?
This is a guided adventure.