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"Reaching into the past to touch the future"

Christiana, PA  founded 1894


Christiana is the smallest borough in Lancaster County.  The initial settlements began in the 1770s around mills set up along the Octoraro Creek. 

Christiana has a rich history of industry, technological innovations and was a Civil War flashpoint.


Talking Tombstones Tour

October 14th

at the Sadsbury Friends Meeting Burial Ground

People are dying to get in for our first annual cemetery walk!


Built in 1834, this is possibly

the oldest free standing stone railroad archway in the world.  Learn more...


Why does Thaddeus Stevens look so grumpy?

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Zercher's hotel, built in 1830,  played a role in the Christiana Resistance.

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