Travel the trails of Franklin County through acres of farmland and forests. Trek back to frontier settlements and forts, stopovers along the Underground Railroad, and sites of Civil War raids and invasions. Woven between these stories of America’s history are the verdant, rolling hills and azure skies, old-fashioned ice cream parlors, bakeries with shoo-fly pies and sticky buns; orchards with succulent sweet peaches in July and crisp, juicy apples in October; theatres and inns, meandering trails and streams, ski slopes and golf courses, and charming towns where people still smile, stop, and speak.
The Institue invites children, grades K-5, to welcome spring and discover leaf animals, insects, and nature journaling. Thursday, May 6, 2021, 4 to 5 p.m. Signs of Spring Grades: K–5; Cost: $5 member, $6 non-member. Location: Pine Hill Recreation Area The group will...
On June 5, Cumberland Valley School of Music is taking the music and food to DuCar Farm, 123 Kauffman Road East in Chambersburg, for Music in the Meadow. The "chef" needed a break from the traditional Chef's Walk so he and his chef buddies are headed to the county!...
Join Monterey Pass Battlefield on May 15-16 for Infantry and Artillery demonstrations daily by the 2nd Maryland Artillery and 2nd Maryland Infantry Co. D, who maintain the traditions of the "Independent Greys" * of the Civil War. Modern day Independent Greys are...
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The Underground Railroad was an important part of our nation’s history, and Franklin County was a key stop in the quest for freedom.
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Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center Explores African American History, Women's History, And All American History
Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites the public to explore African American History, Women’s History and American History with exhibits, selfie installation, and essays at Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center.