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Calendar of Events

2019 Events

April 13, 2019
Easter on the Farm
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Celebrate the Easter traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Kids crafts, egg hunts, hearth cooking demonstrations, vendors, barrel rides and more! This event is free.

April 27-28, 2019
Old Time Plow Boys Spring Plow Show
Tractor demonstrations, music, food, vendors. More info at www.oldtimeplowboys.com.  

June 29 - July 7, 2019
Kutztown Folk Festival
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (8 p.m. on weekends)

Visit us at the One Room Schoolhouse, Barn Star painting demonstration, and folk art exhibition. Visit www.kutztownfestival.com for more info.

July 22-26, 2019
Children's Cultural Camp
9:30 a.m. - 1:50 p.m. daily.

Children ages 6-14 (grades 1-7) will be provided with an opportunity to learn historic and cultural crafts taught by local craftspeople, as well as chance to delve into the lives of the Pennsylvania Dutch farm family.



*If you are interested in participating as a volunteer for an event at the Heritage Center, email us at heritage@kutztown.edu*

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday:
10 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4pm

Tours By Appointment Only
Please call ahead to schedule your tour. 

If you would like to schedule a group tour, please email us at: heritage@kutztown.edu

Upcoming Events

April 13th, 2019
Easter on the Farm (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Celebrate the Easter traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Kids crafts, egg hunts, hearth cooking demonstrations, vendors, barrel rides and more! This event is free.


April 27-28, 2019
Old Time Plow Boys Spring Plow Show (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Tractor demonstrations, music, food, vendors. More info at www.oldtimeplowboys.com.


June 29-July 7, 2019
Kutztown Folk Festival (10 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily, 8 p.m. on weekends)
Visit us at the One Room Schoolhouse, the Barn Star painting demonstration, and the folk art exhibition.


Now Showing!

March 1 - November 3, 2019

Hex Signs: Sacred and Celestial Symbolism in Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Stars

A collaborative effort between Glencairn Museum and the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University. Glencairn invites a diverse audience to engage with religious beliefs and practices, past and present, with the goal of fostering empathy and building understanding among people of all beliefs.

https://glencairnmuseum.org/exhibitions-full/2019/3/1/hex-signs-sacred-and-celestial-symbolism-in-pennsylvania-dutch-barn-stars


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