For over 50 years, the Amish Experience has been the innovator for truly unique Amish Country tour packages. Opportunities to meet and talk with our Amish neighbors on the farm, at work, or at home are the hallmark of our Amish Visit-in-Person Tour. Other exclusive theme tours for groups of 20 or more include Underground Railroad, Cooking, Wedding, Farm of the Future, and other memorable experiences.
Schedule a Group Tour by calling 800.555.2303 x218.
For more information, email our Group Tour department.
“Compelling” best describes the emotional story of “Jacob’s Choice,” told through the everyday lives of the Fishers, an Old Order Amish family of today. Witness young Jacob’s struggle in deciding whether to choose the Amish church, or leave behind family and community for the allure of the modern world. This dramatic tale of “Jacob’s Choice”, an Amish family’s effort to preserve a lifestyle and a culture, is unforgettably told through a high-tech, multi-media production conceived in the finest tradition of Hollywood and Orlando themed attractions. Recently re-mastered with added visuals, sound re-design, and new special effects, you’ll experience “400 years of history in 40 minutes of magic.” “Jacob’s Choice,” is, without a doubt, your best introduction to and overview of the Amish and, remains at its heart, an emotional, personal story of an Amish family and the remarkable resilience of Amish culture through the ages.
House & Schoolroom
During your visit to our House and One-Room School, you’ll explore the riddles of Amish culture, including life without electricity in a house where the most important piece of furniture is the kitchen table. Lancaster’s only officially designated Amish Heritage Site House Tour.
Once our certified step-on guide boards your motorcoach and begins your journey down scenic backroads, each journey becomes its own adventure, with the sights, sounds, and hands-on experiences that we have been providing to groups since 1959. Step-on guides in the following languages may be requested to conduct your Farmlands and House tour: Spanish, German, and Italian.
Magic Lantern Shows
Magic Lantern performances, although foreign to modern day audiences, were the most popular form of entertainment in America in the late 1800s, before there were movies. In the grandest of these traditions, you can now experience this unique entertainment in the only permanent magic lantern theater in the world. Get more information here!
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