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AMERICA’S 55TH NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA

Susquehanna National Heritage Area is a non-profit organization and Congressionally-designated coordinating entity for America’s 55th National Heritage Area. We collaborate with local, state and national partners to advance our vision for the Susquehanna National Heritage Area as a national destination for outdoor fun and cultural discovery. Our work focuses on placemaking that enhances the quality and appeal of our area’s special places and landscapes and tourism development that increases the visibility and readiness of our area as a visitor destination. We are part of the Alliance of National Heritage Areas and HeritagePA, Pennsylvania’s statewide Heritage Area network.

Latest News

RiverRoots: Ice Jams on the Susquehanna

River Roots: Ice Jams on the Susquehanna River Roots is Susquehanna NHA’s blog series featuring history from York and Lancaster Counties that showcases the Susquehanna River’s historic, cultural, and natural […]

Columbia’s Storied Places

Columbia’s Storied Places Uncover Columbia’s many stories in our new exhibit at Columbia Crossing River Trails Center. Historic photographs, postcards, and newspaper clippings make up a scrap book of our […]

RiverRoots: Pontiac’s War and the Paxton Boys

River Roots: Pontiac’s War & The Paxton Boys River Roots is Susquehanna NHA’s blog series featuring history from York and Lancaster Counties that showcases the Susquehanna River’s historic, cultural, and […]

Upcoming Events

Cabin Fever Crafts at Columbia Crossing

This winter at Columbia Crossing, we are beating cabin fever with crafting! Join us every Sunday for casual crafts in the River Trails Center.  This program is free to the […]

Cabin Fever Crafts at Columbia Crossing

This winter at Columbia Crossing, we are beating cabin fever with crafting! Join us every Sunday for casual crafts in the River Trails Center.  This program is free to the […]

Cabin Fever Crafts at Columbia Crossing

This winter at Columbia Crossing, we are beating cabin fever with crafting! Join us every Sunday for casual crafts in the River Trails Center.  This program is free to the […]

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Your annual donation in any amount makes you an official Friend of the Susquehanna National Heritage Area and gives you bragging rights for your support of outdoor recreation and heritage education, public access to the river, and tourism development and services in the riverlands of Lancaster and York.