May 21, 2022
William Chester Ruth Public Tour
Saturday, May 21
9:30am, 12:30pm and 3:00pm
Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum presents an visit with local inventor William Chester Ruth. In this first first person interpretive program you will meet Chester Ruth as portrayed by actor Keith Henley. Learn about his interesting upbringing as the son of a former slave and a free woman of color, and how he though his ingenuity helped to solve the problems of local farmers by inventing technology that is still used in farm equipment today.
Three tour times, 9:30 AM, 12:30 PM and 3:00 PM.
Adults $28, Children ages 3-10 $15. Space is limited. Reservations Required.
Group rates available, please call 717-569-0401 ext 276 for group reservations.