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 Visit!

5 Reviewed 12-04-19

This museum is so well done and beautifully taken care of. We learned a lot about the Mennonite and Amish beliefs. The staff is beyond helpful and so friendly. This museum is clearly constantly... Read More


Enlightening

5 Reviewed 11-08-19

I’ve lived near an Amish community in IL my entire life, but I never realized that the Hutterites were also Anabaptist. This center has Mennonite volunteers from all over who come there for a period... Read More


Interesting to visit

5 Reviewed 10-30-19

Pleasant, knowledgeable guides. Appealing, well-designed displays. Wasn't what I originally assumed - I was anticipating something more on current lifestyle of the Amish, but it was very interesting... Read More

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