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  18th century home of Revolutionary War General Edward Hand, by the Conestoga River, approx.1 mile south of #LancasterCity tag us- #rockfordplantation

Are you interested in learning about how Edward Hand built Rock Ford, his gorgeous Georgian home, in 1792? Do you want to know how masonry, surveying, building and history inspire a day of fun? Then spend the day with us at Rock Ford on Saturday, April 6 from 9:30am to 3:30pm for The House That Hand Built.🏡 The program is geared toward middle and high schoolers who will experience surveying, estimating and studying the Georgian style of architecture. This program is a collaboration of the Junior League of Lancaster and Rock Ford Plantation. The cost to attend the program is $10 and will be limited to 35 students. For reservations, please visit 📐✏️📏 #rockfordplantation #architecture #historichouse #historicarchitecture #masonry #surveying #juniorleague #georgian

Our Rental Coordinator will be at the “Best Wedding Showcase” this Sunday at the Lancaster Marriott & Convention Center! 👰🏻🌈💍💐Stop by our booth for help in planning your special day at Rock Ford. 💕#rockfordplantation #wedding #bestweddingshowcase #lancastercountyweddings #weddingvenue #barnwedding @bestweddingshowcase

Come visit us for Yuletide! Candlelight open house tonight from 4pm-8pm and daylight open house tomorrow from 10am-3pm. See website for more information and admissions- #rockfordplantation #historichouse #yuletide #twelfthnight #orangetree #18thcentury #discoverlancaster #lancastergram #imaginelancaster #alwayslancaster

Working on the recreation of the Battle of Trenton for “Marionettes in the Mansion”. 🎭#rockfordplantation #miniaturesoldiers #battleoftrenton @marionettetheatre

Going over preparations for “Marionettes in the Mansion” - Rock Ford Curator Sarah Alberico, Artistic Director of the Lancaster Marionette Theatre Robert Brock and Rock Ford Director Sam Slaymaker. #rockfordplantation #historichouse #miniaturesoldiers @marionettetheatre

Get your tickets now for Marionettes in the Mansion! This approximately one hour show will be staged in the mansion and will be a fun, whimsical and touching celebration of the life and times of General Edward Hand and his family. We are happy to announce that this is a joint production with the Lancaster Marionette Theatre 🎭. Performances will be Sunday, December 30th at 4pm and 6pm and Monday, December 31st at 4pm. Our last performance will be a New Year’s Eve Benefit Gala, showtime at 8pm.🥂For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit 🎭#rockfordplantation @marionettetheatre #historichouse #marionettes #puppets #theatre #lancastergram #discoverlancaster #imaginelancaster #alwayslancaster #onlyinlancaster

We are feeling festive and getting into the Yuletide spirit! #rockfordplantation #yuletide #historichouse

At the @lancasterpubliclibrary - “For ages it was customary to gather together during the dark of winter months to tell ghost stories, especially during the Yuletide season. Join long-time Rock Ford volunteers, Nancy & Ray Bradley for a discussion on the history of Yuletide, and hear mysterious tales and experiences of “haunted” Rock Ford. Monday, December 17 @ 6:30pm. Pre-registration is encouraged. From the looks of it, this program will reach capacity.

The Extraordinary Give is happening this Friday, November 16! Join Rock Ford during this amazing day of online giving. All donations of $50 or more will be treated as an annual membership in the Rock Ford Foundation 💚#ExtraGive #rockfordplantation

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