Winters Heritage House Museum
& The Seibert Genealogy Research Library

Upcoming Events

The Long Search: Honoring the life & service of 1st Lt. William Herr Myers,Lancaster County, Pennsylvania’s last MIA WWII casualty

The exhibit will include photographs and information on local WWII service members along with a presentation from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. explaining the long journey that the Myers family undertook to attempt to locate the remains of 1st Lt William Herr Myers in hopes of finally bringing him home.

The exhibit will be open for public viewing November 21 through December 8, 2023.

Museum Hours are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 AM - 3 PM

Extended holiday hours inlude Wednesday, November 22 until 5 PM; Saturday, November 25, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m., Sunday, November 26, 2 – 4 p.m., and Monday, November 27, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Story Hour 2023 - 2024

Most Second Fridays September through May

At story hour, your children will engage with history through story, song, and unique crafts. Plus, each session will include a snack! To help cover costs of supplies, registration is $4 per child per session or $28 per child for the entire program. Register in-person on online through Eventbrite

Christmas at Winters Heritage House Decorating Club

Wednesdays from 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, September 13 through December 6

Join the Kids Decorating Club to make and display colonial Christmas decorations using greens, grasses, berries, and assorted dried fruits. Draw with scissors creating German "scherenschnitte" paper decorations to cover an evergreen tree. Bake cookies and breads. Then gather to enjoy the historic log homes decorated in what you helped create! Join the whole program for $25 or drop-in rate is $5 per session. Recommended for ages 5 - 15.

A Wreath for All Seasons

Workshop instructor Barbara Plunkett will lead seasonal wreath designs

September 26: 7PM - 9PM Halloween Wreath

November 7: 7PM - 9PM - Thanksgiving Wreath

November 28: 7PM - 9PM - Holiday Wreath

For ages 18+

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