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Pennsylvania Dutch Country Sights

Wheatland

  • 230 N. President Ave. Map It
  • Lancaster
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 05/19/2011

Fodor's Review

Wheatland was the home of the only U.S. president from Pennsylvania, James Buchanan, who served from 1857 to 1861. The restored 1828 Federal-style mansion and outbuildings display the 15th president's furniture just as it was during his lifetime. A one-hour tour includes a profile of the only bachelor to occupy the White House. There are holiday candlelight tours with costumed guides. It's off Route 23, 1½ mi west of Lancaster.

Sight Information

Address:

230 N. President Ave., Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17603, United States

Map It

Phone:

717-392–8721

Sight Details:

  • $8.50
  • Apr.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–4; Nov.–Dec., Fri.–Sat. 10–4

Updated 05/19/2011

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