Your History Starts Here

Museum

Experience

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.

Library

Discover

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.

Explore

Events

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.

Colonial York Day

Immerse yourself in the 18th century and celebrate York’s storied past with living history re-enactors portraying soldiers, civilians, and tradespeople. Enjoy music and entertainment of the time, and so much more, while commemorating York City’s 275th anniversary!