Mennonite Life Visitors Center (Mennonite Information Center)

Mennonite Life Visitors Center

formerly the Mennonite Information Center
2209 Millstream Road (just off Route 30 East)
Lancaster, PA 17602



Who Are the Mennonites?

The Information Center helps people better understand the history of the Anabaptist movement and the Mennonite faith. They offer a free documentary about Mennonite history, beliefs, and their relationship to the Amish community in Lancaster County.




Books, Resources, and Visitor Information


mennonite-info-booksThe Mennonite Information Center offers a wide selection of books and resources to help you better understand the Mennonite and Anabaptist traditions. You’ll find theology books and other inspirational writings.

Their knowledgeable and friendly staff can answer your questions and point you toward the helpful information you want.


Ten Thousand Villages Gift Shop


The Mennonite Life Center also hosts a Ten Thousand Villages gift shop. Ten Thousand Villages sells handmade crafts and gift items from developing countries for the purpose of supporting and encouraging those craftspeople.





Take a Backroads Countryside Tour

You can book a personalized tour of the beautiful Lancaster countryside while learning about the Mennonite and Amish culture.


The Biblical Tabernacle Experience


While visiting the Mennonite Information Center be sure to check out the Biblical Tabernacle Experience.

The Biblical Tabernacle is a full-sized reproduction of the original tabernacle Moses constructed for the nation Israel. A lecture tour of the Tabernacle will explain the history, construction, and spiritual significance of the tabernacle. Learn more about the Biblical Tabernacle here.


Mennonite Information Center

The hours for the Mennonite Information Center and the Biblical Tabernacle vary by season.


Mennonite Life Visitors Center

formerly the Mennonite Information Center
2209 Millstream Road (just off Route 30 East)
Lancaster, PA 17602

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