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.
Group Tours, Bus Tours as well as School Field Trips can be scheduled by appointment by contacting the office at 570-992-6161. We are closed for regular public tours, but check out our events listed below.
Farm Animal Frolic – May 18, 19 and May 25, 26
Saturdays 10am to 4pm, Sunday noon to 4pm; visit the baby farm animals, play old fashion games, enjoy storytelling, sheep shearing, Pocono Wildlife Center, Civil War Engineers,
PA WoodMobile, Sheep to Shawl demonstration and more; fun for all ages.
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Spring Farm Tours – Saturdays June 1 and June 8 – 10am to 4pm
Enjoy the first tours of the season of the historic farm. See what life was like in rural Pennsylvania of the 1800s. Allow 1 1/2 to 2 hours to see everything. More Info.
Summer Garden Party and Opening of Summer Tours – Saturday June 15
Enjoy the opening day of the historic farm tour and learn about a homestead in the 19th century. While here spend time at the Summer Garden Party where visitors can tour the kitchen garden, learn how to grow herbs and vegetables, make a craft and more. Summer Garden Party is 10am to 4pm and is included in the farm admission. Discover more.
Farm to Table Covered Bridge Dinner – Saturday September 7 at 6:00pm
Reservations are open for the dinner – Tickets – $60pp
Help support the farm museum and enjoy this delicious fundraiser.
Tickets are limited to 34 diners and are nonrefundable. Click here for details.
Check out our blog about life on the farm! Click here to find out more!