Buds are popping and days are sunny and heat. It is an efficient time to journey one in every of Franklin County’s many trails.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (PRWEB)
April 05, 2023
April is Spring into History Month on the Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center. Buds are popping and days are sunny and heat. It is an efficient time to journey one in every of Franklin County’s many trails. Pick up the Stitches in Time Barn Quilt Trail to find acre after acres of farmland, lovely vistas, and superb examples of the Cumberland Valley financial institution barn. Meander throughout Franklin County and step again to early American forts and settlements on the Frontier Franklin County Driving Tour. Explore army historical past from the pre-Revolutionary interval to current day on the Franklin County Military Trail of History Self- Guided Tour.
For the extra energetic explorer, Franklin County communities supply downtown strolling excursions of the 5 communities of Chambersburg, Greencastle, Mercersburg, Shippensburg, and Waynesboro. Each group’s downtown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Other energetic alternatives embrace a Biking Tour of French & Indian War Sites in Southwest Franklin County or The South Mountain Road to Freedom Hike on a bit of the Appalachian Trail. Download these walks, hikes, and biking routes here.
Historic websites all through Franklin County supply a wide range of packages throughout April. Explore extra at one in every of these upcoming occasions:
- Conococheague Institute gives free packages each Saturday, 10 AM to five PM. Easter Games on April 8, Earth Day conservation on April 22, and Arrowheads and Archery looking strategies on April 29.
- Allison-Antrim Museum welcomes Bonnie Shockey to current “The UGRR and the Anderson Family of Antrim Township” at 7 pm within the German Bank Barn of the museum grounds.
- Fort Loudoun is having a Tree Planting Day on April 15, 8 AM to 2 PM.
- Franklin County Historical Society presents licensed genealogist Pam Anderson presenting “Researching Franklin County House Histories” on the Grove Family Library.
All our free occasions. View extra occasions in April here.
The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invitations all to discover historical past, arts and structure, recreation, pure magnificence, recent meals, and the nice and cozy hospitality of communities like Chambersburg, Greencastle, Mercersburg, Shippensburg, and Waynesboro. Franklin County PA is situated simply north of the Mason Dixon Line and is a straightforward drive from Washington DC, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. For extra info, go to ExploreFranklinCountyPA.com commonly or contact the Franklin County Visitors Bureau at 866.646.8060 for info on 11/30 Visitors Center actions.
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