Friday, September 22nd, 2023

Today's Hours

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Planning Your Visit

Current Museum Hours

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday - Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday - Friday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Special Hours

New Year's Day
Open, Regular Hours 11-5
Martin Luther King, Jr's Birthday
Open, Extended Hours 9-5
President's Day
Open, extended hours, 9-5
Easter Sunday
Mason's Birthday Celebration
Open, regular hours - Free Admission!
Memorial Day
4th of July
Labor Day
Open regular hours
Veteran's Day
Open Regular Hours - Free admission to active/retired military and family
Day after Thanksgiving (Black Friday)
Open regular hours
Christmas Eve
Open, revised hours, 11-4
Christmas Day

Ticket Prices

Children ages 2-10
Museums for All (SNAP Card Holders)
Active & Retired Military

Advance registration is strongly encouraged but pay upon arrival.

Please click here to sign up for your visit.  Create a log-in to register for your admission timeslot. *Tip: Make sure to add each individual to the cart for your selected timeslot before submitting your reservation. Admission for members is free; payment for nonmembers will be collected at the door.

Hands-on House is a member of the Museums for All program. Those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain reduced admission of $3 for all members of the same household by presenting their EBT card. Card holder must be present with proper ID.

Check out our membership options to see what works best for your family.

Special rates are available for school and community group visits, advance reservations required.

Weekday Groups 15-120 people: $7.50 per person (children and adults)

Please call the museum at (717) 569-5437 for more information.


Ready to Race?

Register for our 5k, 10k, or half marathon on Saturday, Sep 30th! Bring a friend or the whole family!

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