Experience history at Dill’s Tavern, an 18th-century home to travelers that will transport you back to historic America with its rye whiskey distillery, outdoor bake oven, Wheelwright Shop, and nearby collection of local historic documents.
Dill’s Tavern and Plantation
227 N. Baltimore Street
Dillsburg, PA 17019
Sundays (during the season–April through November) from 2:00 to 4:00pm and by appointment. $5 for individuals and $10 per family. Children under 12 are free.
Monday through Saturday by appointment only. To book a private tour or group tour, please contact us and we will be happy to organize your visit.
Tours run approximately 1 to 2 hours. Private tours are $10 per person and $5 for children under 12. Private tours with historical lunch included are $25 per person and $15 for children under 12. Advance notice is needed for all private and group tours. Contact us for additional information.
Maple Shade Barn Office and Museum
35 Greenbrier Lane
Dillsburg, PA 17019
Tuesday through Friday 11:00am to 3:00pm
Appointments with the archivist are by appointment and are only available to members.
All pets must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet.
Pets are allowed on all outdoor areas of the Plantation.
Pets on a leash are also allowed in areas accessed by vehicles, including roadsides, parking areas, and picnic areas.
Pets are NOT permitted in the Visitor Center, Tavern, Wheel Wright Shop or Maple Shade Barn.
All pet owners need to clean up after their pets or face possible expulsion from the property. Besides being unsightly, animal waste can be hazardous to the health of our children who also attend and play at our events.
This policy only applies to pets. Service animals are permitted, by law, throughout the facility.
• Patrons are not permitted to move candlesticks. There are sufficient sticks in each room on both floors.
• Patrons who attempt to move lit sticks are at risk of burning themselves and others. NYCHAPS cannot assume responsibility for burn injuries.
• Use common sense around lit candles, do not let them burn down into the sockets. Extinguish and inform an event organizer or fire watch for a replacement.
• NYCHAPS personnel will periodically walk through the rooms to monitor all lit candles and replace as needed.
In addition, fireplaces must only be ignited and maintained by the designated NYCHAPS fire watch. If improperly operated or maintained, wood burning fireplaces are potential sources of an uncontrolled fires. Never burn any garbage, plastics, wrapping paper, or other inappropriate materials.