The Amish Experience Theater, 3121 Old Philadelphia Pike at Plain & Fancy Farm, features a 30-minute multimedia presentation about a teenager who must choose between remaining in the modern, outside world or joining the Amish church and adopting the Amish lifestyle. Events from Amish history are re-created using special effects. Also featured are magic lantern shows, a form of entertainment featuring projected images that predate silent films.
$12.95; $8.95 (ages 4-12). Combination ticket with Amish Country Homestead $19.95; $14.95 (ages 4-12).
Hours: Presentations are given daily 10-5, late Mar. through Nov. 30; Sat. (also week before Christmas and week after Christmas) 10-5, in Dec. Magic lantern shows are held in summer and on select days late Nov.-late Dec.; phone for schedule. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.