After careful thought and consideration, the History Center has decided to remain closed to the public through March 2021. We plan to reopen to the public on April 1, 2021.
A Window of Opportunity By: Tim Sutherland, Harvest Rock Advisors 2020 has certainly presented its share of stiff challenges for the York County History Center, our valued members and advocates. Who could have imagined an infectious virus forcing the closure of our museums for months on end? The COVID pandemic has been likened to […]
Since reopening our sites in July the History Center has followed CDC guidelines to maintain a safe, clean space for the public to enjoy and where our volunteers and staff can work. Taking precautions made it possible for us to remain open with no direct COVID exposures at our sites. Out of an abundance of […]
York County History Center Awarded National Grant for Virtual Programs On Monday, June 22nd, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced that the York County History Center received a highly competitive grant in the amount of $74,000 to mobilize virtual outreach through York History at Home. The History Center launched its virtual museum in […]
York County has officially moved to the green phase of reopening and we at the History Center can’t wait to see you! We are excited to announce our reopening date of Friday, July 10th to the entire public! We have been waiting for this day for months and we know you have too. As […]
It is deeply troubling to witness history that has an abiding and ugly rhythm – systemic racism. The unjust killings of George Floyd, Amaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor sadly and poignantly offer up a seminal question that our country has repeatedly failed to answer, how can we motivate racial justice and create equity? As an […]