houses a restored Conestoga Wagon and related artifacts.
brought early pioneer settlers to Holmes County and also helped others ready to move on west to new territories.
Visitors learn how
developed out of the closing of public one-room schools.
South Bunker Hill School
dates from 1857, and served this community until 1951. Amish education modeled itself on the successes of the country one-room school system.
Guests discover the patterns of cultural heritage in this display of the variety of
worn by Amish and Mennonites of the area.
The sgraffito by artist Heinz Gaugel, using a unique reverse art technique, presents
in the New World.
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