Menno-Hof

510 S Van Buren St Shipshewana

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260-768-4117
See and hear the Amish-Mennonite story at Menno-Hof, the perfect place to start your visit to Amish country. Centered amid park-like grounds, the complex was built by Amish and Mennonite craftsmen during an old-fashioned barn raising. Multimedia presentations, historical environments and colorful displays take you on a fascinating journey inside the unique world of the Amish and Mennonites. History unfolds as you explore a 17th century sailing ship and replicas of a 19th century print shop, meeting house and Amish home. Experience the simulation of a tornado as the wind blows and the theatre shakes. Tours are educational with hands-on activities for all ages. The gift shop features hand-crafted items by local Amish and Mennonites.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm, last tour begins at 4:15 Summer Hours: June, July, August- Monday-Friday 10am-7pm, last tour begins at 6:15

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Family-Fun
4.5
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Great place

5 Reviewed 07-20-18

The cost is very inexpensive. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. They have videos in rooms that are decorated for the time. They give you tour time and free time to explore on your own... Read More


A great history lesson, small museum, very interesting!

5 Reviewed 07-20-18

Took our whole family there. Watched a couple of videos, toured the museum, asked a lot of questions, very interesting to learn about the past, a lot of things we did not know. Beautiful and... Read More


Interesting historical perspective

5 Reviewed 07-19-18

The videos, displays and tour guides all served to provide a good historical background of the Mennonite, Hutterite and Amish traditions. There were interactive displays and activities for children... Read More

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