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Menno-Hof Mennonite - Amish Visitor Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Well-organized museum with talented docents to help you get the most out of your visit.

Not sure about what we would see in the museum , we were pleasantly surprised with the excellent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kokomo, Indiana
Very informative

Learn accurate information of the life and faith of the Amish and Mennonites in North central... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gloria S
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Amish and Mennonite museum and visitor center.
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510 S van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565-8983
+1 260-768-4117
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure about what we would see in the museum , we were pleasantly surprised with the excellent "rooms" and videos that were presented. If you are a Christian this would be a "must see" place to visit. It removes any false impressions you might...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learn accurate information of the life and faith of the Amish and Mennonites in North central Indiana. Modest charge for a guided tour, several short video help tell the story. The tornado theater let you experience the power and destructive of a tornado and how...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really informative, and a must see for those who are interested in learning about local culture. (The un-touristy side of things, I think)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Menno-Hof visitor center to learn about the Mennonite, Hutterite, and Amish religious beginnings. This is a great museum with short movies interspersed with self read displays. At each new room, a docent gave a short introduction before a short movie started....More

Thank lynclarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a museum of sorts to gain invaluble information of Amish history The first most amazing fact is that the building itself was erected by so few with the precision of a major architect. It was put together as if it were a barn...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Learned a lot about the Amish, Mennonite, and Hutterite cultures. Very educational toour and video presentations.

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a nice way to educate the public about the Mennonite and Amish cultures. Our kids, ages 9 and 12, were bored at times, but also enjoyed many aspects. Some of the rooms are something you watch, a multimedia clip. Other sections are...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well set up centre. Friendly people as you would expect. The tour was very informative and the different rooms and commentary were excellent. A lot of great information and helped us on the rest of out time in Shipshewana

Thank Chainey47nz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When my husband and I bring our friends and family to Shipshewana we first bring them to Menno-Hof so they can learn more about the Amish and the Mennonites. This year we brought our three grand daughters ages 13 to17. They found it very interesting....More

Thank Blanche C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If your interested in the Amish, Mennonite and Hutterite culture or want to understand better these religions and their beliefs and cultures this is a must stop for you. We came away with much better understanding of these people and the reasons for their lifestyles....More

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Response from Krista P | Reviewed this property |
Yes - the parking lot could accommodate this.
16 May 2015|
Response from Kalli I | Reviewed this property |
10 - 5 Mon - Sat. 10 - 7 in summer. Cost: adults: $7.00 children (ages 6-14): $4.00 family (two adults & all children ages 6-14): $16