Witchcraft and Murder in Hex Hollow

On Thanksgiving Eve in 1928, three men stormed into the home of Nelson Rehmeyer. The horror…

Perfect Gift Ideas for the Local History Lover in your Life

Here is a wide range of vintage maps 🗺️ dating from 1821 to 1919 of Lancaster…

December 21: Celebrity Bartending at Max’s Eatery

Join me for a different type of adventure on Wednesday, December 21, from 5 to 8…

Earliest known photo of the Wrightsville and Columbia Bridge

This is the earliest known photograph of the massive covered bridge that once spanned the Susquehanna…

Artifact: ‘Indian Relics of the Lower Susquehanna Valley Preserved for the Public’ brochure

I was recently made aware of this rare vintage brochure from the 1950s entitled "Indian Relics…

November 25 & December 3: Tunnels of Enola Group Hikes

Join Adam Zurn on December 3 at 8 am for the adventure of a lifetime on…

Haunted Lancaster: The Ghost of General ‘Mad Anthony’ Wayne and his Missing Bones (video)

Revolutionary War General "Mad Anthony" Wayne has the unique distinction of being the only Pennsylvanian known…

Haunted Lancaster: The Legend of Ironville’s Headless Horseman (video)

“I’ll be in Columbia by the stroke of midnight…or I’ll be in Hell!” These words and…

Side Quest: How to Access the Martic Forge Trestle

It has been more than four years since an arsonist destroyed the Martic Forge Trestle on…

Haunted Lancaster: The Wandering Wight of Twin Oaks Swimming Pool

A wandering wight has been repeatedly spotted along Ironville Pike near the now-defunct Twin Oaks Swimming…

Phoenix Rising: Martic Forge Trestle reopens after devastating 2018 fire

It's been more than four years since an arsonist destroyed the Martic Forge Trestle on Thursday,…

November 19: Native American Rock Carvings on the Lower Susquehanna River Presentation

Join me at the Solanco Historical Society in Quarryville for my "Native American Carvings on the…

Haunted Lancaster: Chickies Rock’s Shadowy Hat Man

Chickies Rock possesses a certain magnetism. For hundreds of years, it has attracted both people and…

Haunted Lancaster: Lantern Ghost of the Safe Harbor Sand Pit

In the winter of 1870, rumors of mysterious lantern lights and buried gold guarded by a…

Haunted Lancaster: ‘Portals to Hell’ – Fulton Theatre

If you have Discovery+, check out season 2, episode 16 of 'Portals to Hell.' Jack Osbourne…

Safe Harbor Mini-Adventure

Celebrate Safe Harbor's 91st anniversary on Saturday by exploring nearby locations as you learn the area's…

October 19 Live Event at Milanof-Schock Library: Ghost Stories & Tales of the Unknown

Join Adam Zurn from Uncharted Lancaster for an evening of ghost stories and tales of the…

On this Day in History: George Washington makes his final visit to Lancaster

On this day—September 20, 1796—George Washington made his fifth and final visit to Lancaster, PA. The…

October 1: Safe Harbor dam celebrates 91 years with ‘Fish & Fun’ event

Join me on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Safe Harbor Dam for a morning of fun…

On this Day in History: The Christiana Resistance – first battle of the Civil War

On this day—September 11, 1851—a deputy U.S. marshal led a raid in Christiana to recover four…