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!

ALLVETS – Jeff Hines (Army 1984-2003)

ALLVETS – Jeff Hines (Army 1984-2003)

September 23.  *Pre-Registration required (limited in person capacity).  Click the link below to reserve your seat.  Program will also be streamed to Facebook Live.

Oral History Training Webinar

Oral History Training Webinar

September 26.

Open Fire Cooking Demonstration at Colonial Complex

Open Fire Cooking Demonstration at Colonial Complex

September 26 at 11am-1pm

Create Your Legacy: Estate Planning 101

Create Your Legacy: Estate Planning 101

October 2. Registration Required.

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.