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The Amish Farm and House

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Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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A step into Amish History

We loved our tour of the old Amish farmhouse with Arnie. It was great to learn more about the Amish... read more

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Jess L
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Great introduction to the Amish ways

We took the Farm and House tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable, and she had a great way of... read more

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In 1954, the play, “Plain and Fancy” was a smash hit on Broadway. The Broadway hit drew a spotlight as the play was featured around the Amish lifestyle and their home: Lancaster County. This was the tipping point of a tourist boom the progressively...more
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2395 Covered Bridge Dr, Lancaster, PA 17602-1174
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Reviewed today via mobile

We loved our tour of the old Amish farmhouse with Arnie. It was great to learn more about the Amish culture and religion. The farmhouse tour was cheap and we got to explore the rest of the farm for however long we wanted.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Farm and House tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable, and she had a great way of making the Amish culture alive with small anecdotes. She would point out the weird customs in a friendly and non-judgmental approach, and kept us interested through...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The facility was quite an eye opener into the Amish culture. I thought I was knowledgeable enough, but at every turn, I continued to learn something new. The farm had plenty of animals to entertain kids of all ages. House tour was a bit dry...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jaywid
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

There is always something new to discover here in Lancaster. Even our tour guides uncover new things as the Amish community continues to grow and adapt to the world they live in. Thank you for coming to visit. perhaps next time you would enjoy the...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We did the house , farm and bus tour. I would highly recommend the farm and bus tour. The farm has animals. On the bus tour it takes you where the Amish live. Passes the school house there are a few. We saw amigo riding...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our Countryside tour is a wonderful scenic view of the surrounding Amish community, farms and cottage industries. A great way to meet the locals and see how they live in today’s society. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a wonderful time on this tour, my teenagers loved this history class. Looking in amazement how people still live like this in today’s world. Although the area has gotten very modernized, you can still get an idea of how the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for coming with your family here to the Amish farm and house. It is an amazing culture to get to know and see firsthand. The Amish adapt and change to live in today’s society while still preserving their traditions and way of life...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This was a great place! We enjoyed walking the grounds and feeding the animals. But, without a doubt, the bus tour was the best! Jack is so knowledgeable and graciously shared that knowledge freely. We would highly recommend including the Amish Farm and House in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank manddmom
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your high praise and taking the time to write a review. Our countryside tours are very popular and a wonderful way to get into the Amish country side.

Reviewed 24 October 2018

We took the guided tour of the house, the guide covered all aspects of Amish life and their history.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

We are pleased you enjoyed your house tour. Our knowledgeable guides answer many questions and share their personal anecdotes with our guests. Perhaps next time you’re in the area, you will be able to take our countryside toure and enjoy the beautiful rolling hills and...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018

The tour of the house is interesting but the real gem is the bus tour and dinner. The bus takes you around the county and you visit a few farms and Amish shops. The driver/ tour guide is extremely knowledgeable and funny. He has tons...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cingun
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

It is a wonderful experience to eat with an Amish family. First of all, the home cooked food is delicious, second, the Amish families are very friendly and third, as you already mentioned, our guides are great. We are glad you appreciated the visit and...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Let's go back to XIX century. The Amish families keep old traditions of life:without gas, stove, washing mashine and other modern utilities. They have special outfits and customs in education, in food... So, it was interesting to know about this type of life. My daugher...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dragostina
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

The Amish culture is unique and interesting. We offer a variety of tours and are happy to answer all questions. Thank you for your recent visit and review.

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Our bus driver was exceptional very friendly and fun, The knowledge of the community is great as we learned a lot.Tour of the house was just as good. The entire staff is very professorial. If you can try to go on Saturday as the Amish...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Erick S
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for your high praise. We do try to have a good time while sharing our knowledge and personal experiences with visitors. We are very happy you enjoyed your visit and hope you will come see us again in the future.

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CanadianJane45
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
If you have kids, stay in the Eden resort.
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Suzanne M
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Response from MrMikebutkus . | Reviewed this property |
Stop at the travel center / rest stop when coming into Lancaster. They know everything and have booklets. A wonderful step back in time. Be prepared to drive slow ! This Amish Farm (basically next to a strip mall... More
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pete2285
26 November 2017|
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Response from Amish Farm a | Property representative |
Yes, we can arrange to pick you up for a small fee. Just attach a note to your reservation or call ahead to schedule it.
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