Grounds, trails, picnic area & playground are open daily from dawn to dusk. Exhibits, gift shop & historic programming open every Saturday from 10am to 5pm,

Additional tours/field trips/programs/library/genealogy by appointment year round.

For more information, please contact us at or call at 717-328-2800.

Board of Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

Elizabeth P. Lillard “Betsey", President

Ellen Kinzer, Vice-President

Robert Schwartz, Secretary

Sam Cathey, Treasurer

Will Sheppard

Melanie Desmond

Kitty Clark

Matt Baer

JD Bennett

Bailey Roberts Long

Gina Vitale, HR Liaison

Sheryl Snider

Matt South

Dr. John C. Stauffer, Founder and President Emeritus


Executive Director

Matthew Wedd

Visitor Experience Facilitator

Kori Taber

Visitor Experience Team Members

Amelia Craven - Shippensburg University

Selena Feng - Mercersburg Academy

Advisory Board

Avery Cook

Tom Finucane

Dr. Doris Armstrong-Goldman

Gay Buchanan

Martha E. Stauffer, MD

Roger Swartz

Carol Zehosky

Chuck Holland