924 Cumberland St.
Lebanon, PA 17042- Map It
(717) 272-1473

AAA Editor Notes

LEBANON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 924 Cumberland St., contains such reconstructed rooms as a drugstore, one-room schoolhouse, Victorian parlor and general store as well as exhibits about early industries and regional crafts. The front part of the building, constructed in 1780's as a residence, was used from 1813-1818 as the county courthouse, where James Buchanan, the 15th U.S. president, practiced law as a young attorney. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
$5; $4 (ages 65+); $2 (ages 9-18).
Hours: Museum and library Mon. and Fri. 1-8, Thurs. and Sun. 9-4:30, Sat. 9-3. Last tour begins 90 minutes before closing. Closed major holidays.