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Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center

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The Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center offers excellent information on the Amish and Mennonite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
estrallita
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Sullivan, Ohio
Excellent place to learn about the history of the Amish and Mennonites

This was my second visit to the Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center, and I recommend it as a must... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
marcial937
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5798 County Road 77, Berlin, OH 44610
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center offers excellent information on the Amish and Mennonite communities, with well qualified guides, the mural depicting their history, a video about their distinctive community life, exhibits about their dress such as bonnets and hats, and an extensive book store...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to the Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center, and I recommend it as a must for visitors to learn the history. The mural is incredible with a half-hour tour led by a member of the community. On a previous visit, I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not delay in seeing the Behalt and enriching yourself into Church history. The story needs to be told. The huge painting is vivid and full of rich history. The tour was appropriate.

Thank Layne S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It was a simple stop, we were not planning it but it turned out to be very educational and nice. Very nice place to take kids and let them see what real work is, maybe they'll complain less to take out the garbage.

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I had been to Berlin, Ohio before but I wanted my children to experience it as well and not only by seeing the Amish drive by in their wagons. This center did a good job of explaining a little bit about the Amish and Mennonite...More

1  Thank Julestwo
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

This cultural center housed and extensive library and collection of genealogical information on the Amish and Mennonite families in Holmes County Ohio. The highlight was the "Behalt" a panoramic illustration of the history of the Amish, Mennonites, and Hutterites. Very informative. Had a lovely chat...More

1  Thank sherry h
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Because of so-so weather during my recent trip to Ohio Amish country, I decided to focus on activities that were primarily indoors. When I got to the Amish & Mennonite Heritage Center around 2:30, I found that the guided tour of the cyclorama painting was...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

For one seriously interested in the history of the Amish and Mennonite I think this is the best vehicle for that purpose. They have a guided tour explaining this history by means of a cyclo Rama and also people of the faith to answer questions....More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The gift shop and associated exhibitions are informative. But the only way to see the main mural is to go on a guided tour -not necessarily a relaxing vacation option for the deaf or hearing impaired. We went elsewhere.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very worthwhile stop for those who wish to know more about the Amish and Mennonites, including the difference and the distinctions within the sects. The presentation by live narration in a circular mural was fascinating and very informative. Highly recommended for those...More

1  Thank William G
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Response from LI_NYtoOH | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Zinck's (but not the one in the middle of town). I wrote a Trip Advisor review that you can access if desired. Last summer we stayed at the Berlin Resort (like the previous responder) and liked it as well... More
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