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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Based on 289 reviews | Write a review

Well-organized museum with talented docents to help you get the most out of your visit.

5 Reviewed 09-18-18

Not sure about what we would see in the museum , we were pleasantly surprised with the excellent "rooms" and videos that were presented. If you are a Christian this would be a "must see" place to... Read More


Very informative

5 Reviewed 09-16-18

Learn accurate information of the life and faith of the Amish and Mennonites in North central Indiana. Modest charge for a guided tour, several short video help tell the story. The tornado theater... Read More


Fun!

5 Reviewed 09-15-18

Really informative, and a must see for those who are interested in learning about local culture. (The un-touristy side of things, I think) Read More

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