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Heritage Center News

The Heritage Center News is the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center's quarterly newsletter. Members of the Heritage Center receive this newsletter which is filled with updates on donations, on-site projects, upcoming events, changes to the site, and celebrations of past events. This is the perfect way to stay connected to the Heritage Center no matter where you live!

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Issue 69, 4th Quarter 2017

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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