CONNECTING PEOPLE TO THE RIVER AND ITS HISTORY

Susquehanna Heritage is a non-profit organization and officially-designated Pennsylvania Heritage Area. We collaborate with local, state and national partners to advance our Vision for the Susquehanna Riverlands as a National Destination for outdoor fun and cultural discovery. Our work focuses on Placemaking that enhances the quality and appeal of the river’s special places and landscapes and Tourism Development that increases the visibility and readiness of the river as a visitor destination. We are part of HeritagePA, Pennsylvania’s statewide Heritage Area network, and are seeking recognition by the U.S. Congress as a National Heritage Area.

Latest News

Susquehanna Heritage takes part in Chesapeake Bay Commission flyover of the Lower Susquehanna River

Susquehanna Heritage takes part in Chesapeake Bay Commission flyover of the Lower Susquehanna River   Susquehanna Heritage President Mark Platts joined leaders of the Chesapeake Bay Commission yesterday as the […]

Canoemobile Visits Columbia & the Susquehanna

We had a great time hosting Canoemobile at Columbia Crossing and River Park on October 16th and 17th. Fifth graders from Columbia School District, Eastern York, and home school groups participated in […]

ACTION ALERT: Help Stop the Raid on Special Funds for PA Conservation, Recreation, and Preservation!

  Action Alert: Please contact your PA House members today and ask them to stop the pending raid on state funding committed to conservation, recreation, and preservation projects across Pennsylvania, […]

Upcoming Events

Weekend programs at the Zimmerman Center

These free public programs explore Susquehannock Indian life, the Susquehanna as an inspiration, and the nature and ecology of the river. Click calendar to see program times.   Native Lands […]

Weekend programs at the Zimmerman Center

These free public programs explore Susquehannock Indian life, the Susquehanna as an inspiration, and the nature and ecology of the river. Click calendar to see program times.   Native Lands […]

Weekend programs at the Zimmerman Center

These free public programs explore Susquehannock Indian life, the Susquehanna as an inspiration, and the nature and ecology of the river. Click calendar to see program times.   Native Lands […]

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Your annual donation in any amount makes you an official Friend of the Susquehanna River 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.