Somerset Historical Center

  • 10649 Somerset Pike
  • Somerset, PA 15501
  • (814) 445-6077
  • 10am-5pm

Over 125 craft artisans, musicians, and entertainers will be on hand to interpret the rich frontier heritage of southwestern Pennsylvania. Mountain Craft Days was founded in 1970 to preserve and interpret the wonderful historic craft and trades heritage of Somerset County, and with over 100 booths and a dozen outdoor performance sites located within walking distance of each other in gentle meadows and along wooded paths. A wonderful mix of historical demonstrations, music, and food is available for visitors to enjoy.

General admission is $7.00 for adults; children 6-17 are $4.00, and children under 5 are free of charge. The event is held rain or shine. Follow directional signs to free parking

  • Adult Admission: $6.00
  • Discounts Available:
    • Children
    • Seniors
    • Groups
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  • Average Tour Time: The inside museum is a self-guided tour and can take as long as you would like; generally the average inside tour is 1 hour. The outside guided tour is approximately 1-2 hours.
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  • Length of Program or Time for Visit: 2-3 Hours
  • Min # for Group: 20

Traditional tools and techniques will be used to make a wood-staved maple sugar keeler. One of our most popular and ...More info

In time for Mother’s Day, Moms and their children will make a historically accurate costume for their 18” doll. RSVP ...More info

  • June 3, 2017 - June 4, 2017
  • (Recurring daily)
  • 1700's Weekend

  • Somerset, PA

The Center’s historical structures will be occupied by costumed interpreters demonstrating life in the 1700s. Regular ...More info

In time for Father’s Day, Dads and their children will build a toy barn complete with a Somerset County barn star. ...More info

Join us for an evening of beer, music, and good food at the 3rd Annual Frosty Mugs of Thunder Brewfest! Regular ...More info

Military and civilian living historians will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the US involvement in WWI. Regular ...More info

Participants will construct a 1700s shirt and breaches/trousers outfit. RSVP by July 1.

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Opening Day of the exhibit, Unraveling the Woof

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Children will learn about a variety of natural fibers and work on fiber crafts. RSVP by July 10. Fee charged.

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Participants will help with the firing of the lime kiln. RSVP by July 22. 

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Military and civilian living historians from a variety of eras will present displays and demonstrations. Regular ...More info

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Western PA's premier craft festival!

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Somerset Historical Center
Somerset Historical Center
  • 10649 Somerset Pike
  • Somerset, PA 15501