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December 13 & 14, 2021

December 13 & 14, 2021

Ephrata Cloister

Christmas at the Cloister

Monday and Tuesday, December 13 and 14 
6:30pm and 8pm Each Evening

Cost: $7 per person

Tickets available to members starting November 1 and to the General Public on November 8. 

The Historic Ephrata Cloister welcomes the holiday season with the traditional music program Christmas at the Cloister on Monday, December 13 and Tuesday, December 14. The program is held twice each night at 6:30 and 8:00 p.m. Held in the original 1741 Saal or Meetinghouse at the historic Ephrata Cloister, the “lessons and carols” style program combines the Christmas story with seasonal music and familiar carols for the congregation. The program features the talents of the Ephrata Cloister Chorus under the direction of Martin Hinkley. Following the program participants are invited to enjoy mulled cider and cookies in the Visitor Center. Seating is limited, and advance tickets are required.

To purchase tickets:
Online at , in person at The Museum Store at Ephrata Cloister, or by mail. Tickets are $7.00 each cash or check. $7.00 plus a 50 cent service charge when paying by credit cards. For mail requests, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with a note requesting a first and second choice of program day and time, number of tickets, and a contact telephone number—preferably a daytime number—and appropriate payment. Checks can be made payable to: Ephrata Cloister. No refunds or exchanges will be made. Address ticket requests to: Christmas at the Cloister, 632 West Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522. Requests will be filled in the order they are received.

The Ephrata Cloister Chorus is sponsored by the Ephrata Cloister Associates who also operate The Museum Store, offering a wide selection of locally made items for everyone on your holiday list. Historic Ephrata Cloister is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. For more information call (717)733-6600 or



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