Your History Starts Here

Events

We are open and looking forward to your visit!  Watch this space for information about upcoming events including intriguing educational programs, fun and funky fundraising events, and interactive activities both onsite and online for the family. Our programs and events are also listed on york365.com, fueled by the Cultural Alliance of York County.

Oyster Festival is going virtual!

Oyster Festival is going virtual!

Create Your Legacy: Estate Planning 101

Create Your Legacy: Estate Planning 101

October 2. Registration Required.

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society

South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society

October 4th.  *Pre-Registration required (limited in person capacity).  Click the link below to reserve your seat.  Program will also be streamed to Facebook Live.

In Plain Sight

In Plain Sight

Trailblazers

Trailblazers

Share Your Story: Covid-19

Share Your Story: Covid-19

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.

Museum

Experience

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. Our sites are now open and protocols are in place for your safety and the safety of others. Click on the Museums tab below for operating hours.