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Preserving the home of Conrad Weiser


OPEN Charter Day through the first weekend in December, on the first Sunday of every month, noon to 4 pm, plus regularly scheduled events. Special tours by appointment. CLOSED January and February.

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The Conrad Weiser Homestead is Open on a limited basis.

Call 610-589-2934 for more information.

Special Summer Hours starting every Sunday from June to Labor Day Sunday. Noon to 4 P.M.


November 22, 2014 | Saturday, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Take a step back into time and hear the voices of the 18th Century. Experience the times of Conrad Weiser, ask questions at a tavern scene or talk to Weiser’s friends staying on the property. Robert Mouland will be providing 18th century music, while Darius Puff will be providing Native American campfire stories. Plus Benjamin Franklin will be joining us. Enjoy the soft candlelight as tour guides take you to each station.

After the tour, visitors can browse through the site’s bookstore in the Visitor Center, located in the 1834 Scheetz House adjacent to the Weiser house. Donations are gladly appreciated. For more information call 570-695-3928.

The Conrad Weiser Homestead is a Pennsylvania state historic site located in Womelsdorf, Berks County, Pennsylvania which interprets the life of Conrad Weiser. Weiser was an 18th century German immigrant who served as an Indian interpreter and who helped coordinate Pennsylvania's Indian policy. He played a major role in the history of colonial Pennsylvania. The Conrad Weiser Homestead is located on Rt. 422, within easy driving distance of Philadelphia, Lancaster, Hershey and Harrisburg. Come and enjoy this rural countryside dotted with the surviving period stone houses and traditional farms. The Conrad Weiser Homestead includes period buildings, and a new
orientation exhibit, on a 26-acre Olmsted-designed landscaped park.

Special Summer Hours starting every Sunday from June to Labor Day Sunday. Noon to 4 P.M.

Conrad Weiser Homestead
28 Weiser Lane
Womelsdorf, PA 19567


The site is administered by the PHMC and aided by the Friends of the Conrad Weiser Homestead.

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