Your History Starts Here



The York County History Center holds exciting and interactive events throughout the year celebrating the area’s unique history. From beer tastings to arts and leisure auctions and beyond, we offer unique experiences for the entire community.

Distinguished Speaker Series

Author and Presidential historian Jon Meacham will appear in York as part of the History Center's Distinguished Speaker Series, Thursday, November 3, 2016, at the Wyndham Garden York. Save the date and enjoy hearing this Pulitzer Prize-winner and contributing editor at TIME.



The York County History Center’s Library & Archives houses an extensive and varied collection covering both local and national history, including genealogy, cultural arts, historic sites and military history. Whether you are researching your family tree, or have a passion for history, you’re bound to make a discovery at the Library & Archives.



Tour the museums of the York County History Center. The York County History Center provides unique experiences through multiple historic buildings and museums in York, PA. Whether you are visiting one or all of the museums, we’re sure you’ll discover something new and exciting.