GUIDED MANSION TOUR & GALLERY OCT 2022

GUIDED MANSION TOUR & GALLERY OCT 2022

"Long Rifle Exhibit" INCLUDED

Historic Rock Ford - 881 Rockford Road, Lancaster, PA, USA

We encourage all visitors to purchase their tickets in advance through Yapsody. If you require assistance with the online admissions process, please call our office at 717-392-7223 ext. 103. Guided tours of the General Edward Hand Mansion are available at 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm (Tuesday-Friday and Sunday) and 10 am and 12 pm on Saturday.

Your ticket also includes admission to the John J. Snyder, Jr. Gallery of Early Lancaster County Decorative Arts located on the second floor of the Rock Ford Barn with entry in the rear. Guests may visit the Snyder Gallery before and/or after their scheduled Hand Mansion tour time. However, guests must be present on the piazza of the mansion at their scheduled house tour time. If you arrive after your tour start time, please report directly to the Hand Mansion to join the tour in progress. If you are more than 15 minutes late, you will need to reschedule. Please call the Museum Office at 717-392-7223 ext. 103. The Snyder Gallery is open 10 am to 4 pm on Tuesday-Friday and Sunday. On Saturdays, the Snyder Gallery closes at 2 pm due to rentals on the grounds.

Our special exhibit “Long Rifles of the American Revolution: How Lancaster Craftsmen Helped Win the War” is in the Snyder Gallery from June 1 to October 30, 2022 and is included with your admission.


Visitors should park in the parking lot at the main entrance to Historic Rock Ford. Several handicapped parking spaces are available at the Snyder Gallery and adjacent to the brick walk leading to the Hand Mansion.

The Hand Mansion has stairs. The first floor and lower level are wheelchair accessible. The Museum Shop is located on the lower level of the Hand Mansion.

Public restrooms are located in the Welcome Center of the Snyder Gallery. The Hand Mansion does not have public restrooms.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Tour guides will meet the scheduled mansion tours on the piazza. Guests will be standing, walking, and climbing steps for the entire mansion tour. Chairs will be available for guests who feel the need to sit. Tours are limited to 15 guests.

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Historic Rock Ford - 881 Rockford Road, Lancaster, PA, USA