- Historic Sites
York County Heritage Trust
A collection of eight historical sites, the York County Heritage Trust offers visitors a taste of the diverse history of York County, Pennsylvania.
The roots of the York County Heritage Trust can be traced to 1895 when a group of interested citizens formed the Historical Society of York County (HSYC). The HSYC began to collect, preserve and interpret the history and culture of
Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2009, the York County Heritage Trust’s mission benefits the community and visitors through cultural enrichment, pride in heritage and preservation of that heritage for future generations. Using these eight sites and murals with tours, lectures, workshops, exhibits, research facilities and living history programs, the Trust continues collecting, preserving and interpreting more than 250 years of