Interpreter spinning in cabinOur Mission –
Preserving Pennsylvania’s Agricultural Heritage

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, is a non-profit, living history museum preserving 19th century Pennsylvania German agricultural heritage. Period dressed interpreters portray descendants of Johann Depper, re-enacting daily life on the farm.  Plan a visit today.

Nestled in the Pocono Mountain on 114 acres of beautiful pastures, woodlands and streams, Quiet Valley hosts all the farm animals typically found in the 1800s.  Rabbits, chickens, ducks, geese, cows, pigs, goats, sheep, a mule and Clydesdale draft horses live on the homestead. The buildings include an 1850s bank barn, the original farmhouse, a cabin, spring house, ice house, smokehouse, dry house and assorted smaller barns. Quiet Valley is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

WINTER TOURS – Visit the farm on Tuesdays now through April 10, 2018, also Thursday Mar. 29, for a Winter Tour.  At 10:30 or 2:30 you can have a one hour tour of the farm as you visit the animals in the lower barn, learn about spinning and weaving in the Granddaddy Cabin and about everyday life in the 1800s in the Cellar Kitchen. Call ahead. $8.00 Adults and $4 ages 3-12. Buildings are unheated so dress for the weather and for outdoor surfaces.

Group Tours, Bus Tours as well as School Field Trips can be scheduled by appointment by contacting the office at 570-992-6161.

Upcoming Events

Spring Clean Up – April 7th 9am to 2pm

19th Century Days – April 12th & 13th – Classes filling fast so enroll now

30th Annual Farm Animal Frolic – May 19th, 20th, 26th 27th

We’ve started a blog about life on the farm! Click here to find out more!