Your History Starts Here


Watch this space for information about upcoming events including intriguing educational programs, fun and funky fundraising events, and interactive activities for the family both in person and virtual. Our programs and events are also listed on, fueled by the Cultural Alliance of York County.



April 28th with speaker Buck Buchanan, Vietnam veteran.  Registration required: limited-in person seating or watch on Zoom or Facebook Live.

Give Local York – Save the Date! May 7th

Give Local York – Save the Date! May 7th

Check out our program schedule now!



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.



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. For your safety and the safety of others, our sites are currently closed but we are open 24/7 online! Click on the Museums tab below for to access our virtual programs.