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The Amish Farm and House

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Baby Pygmy Goats!

I really just wanted to be around goats and was delighted to find baby Pygmy goats, a personal... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
GSharpMajor
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New York City, New York
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Interesting community

We planned a long time to visit the amish community. So we came to stay at the Lancaster Country... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
arina1836
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Jerusalem, Israel
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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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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2395 Covered Bridge Dr, Lancaster, PA 17602-1174
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I really just wanted to be around goats and was delighted to find baby Pygmy goats, a personal fave. Husband guessed they were yearlings, but they were still 1/2 the size of a full grown Pygmy goat. While not a petting zoo situation, I was...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We planned a long time to visit the amish community. So we came to stay at the Lancaster Country inn. We enjoyed our stay there. The amish community is very interesting

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went with my husband and son this past week. A.J. was very knowledgeable and told us a lot about the Amish, showed us some beautiful scenery and we even got to taste some delicious homemade ice cream. Would highly recommend this tour ! We chose...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Who doesn't love ice cream? Especially when combined with a scenic tour and a great guide to tell you all about the local culture. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this Amish Farm and House following Abe's Buggy Rides in Bird in Hand. My dog was most welcomed to join the group and he seemed to have a great time. The tour consisted of several room "staging" to show how the Amish live and...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear about our guests experiences and it sounds like you did it all! Our guides certainly enjoy their jobs and it shows. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here 20 years ago and boy has it has become so modernized... we thought the sign/house was a joke or a fake Amish Farm. But alas, it's true and it was a great experience. We only did the house tour-But it was educational...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Today's Amish are more integrated than ever. Our educational tours give you all the facts and the farm is a wonderful place to spend a few hours. Thank you for coming to visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place to exhibit and observe how the Amish people farm, get around by horse drawn carriage and do without electricity in some of the homes (good many) today. They also have restaurants serving Amish meals similar to Der Dutchman located in Richland...More

1  Thank Michael D
Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. It is interesting to note the differences and the similarities between the many different Amish settlements. Thank you for your recommendation.

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you wanted to know all about Amish life, this is the tour to take. We took the premium tour which is highly recommended. There are 3 parts to the premium tour: guided house tour, self guided farm tour, and the 90 minute bus tour...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our premium package does give you the complete experience and is our best deal. Thanks for helping to spread the word!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this place after touring the Lancaster Amish area with a certified guide. So we were not that impressed with the grounds or the tour of the house. The tour did show what happened in the house when it was occupied. Particularly, the clothes...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of six people on the house, bus, and farm self-tour. We started with the bus tour, then did the house tour, finally finishing with the farm self-tour. If I were to try to scale it down and not do the entire...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! Thanks for the high marks for our house tour. If you are interested in learning more, try one of the books available online or from our gift shop. Donald Kraybill is a local expert who has written extensively on the subject.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fun and interesting tour. Our bus driver / guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. The house tour was also very informative. We took our 12 year old granddaughters on this tour and they both enjoyed it immensely! In today's age of technology,...More

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Amish Farm a, Manager at The Amish Farm and House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Visitors of all ages usually find our tours enjoyable. The farm offers a variety of exhibits, animals and artisans and is included with any tour purchased. Thank you for coming to see us and taking the time to write a review.

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CanadianJane45
3 May 2018|
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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
24 March 2018|
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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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