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.
PA Outdoor Corps
August 10, 2019
A big THANK YOU! to the Student Conservation Association Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps who braved the heat and rain in July to remove invasive plants from our woodlands and perform maintenance […]
SUSQ Camp Recap
This summer, Susquehanna Heritage hosted its first ever summer camp session at Columbia Crossing River Trails Center. SUSQ Camp was created to get kids and teens ages 12-15 out and […]
New Dates Opened For River Discovery Boat Tours!
July 15, 2019
NEW DATES OPENED FOR RIVER DISCOVERY BOAT TOURS! Interest in our free boat tours on the Susquehanna has been amazing! Thank you to everyone who joined us for the […]
Susquehanna Heritage Paddle Tour
Discover the Susquehanna National Heritage Area from the water. Paddle from Columbia Crossing to The Zimmerman Center for Heritage to see and experience this corridor of the Susquehanna river, learn […]
Monthly Early Childhood storytime for ages 2-5. Tadpole Time will feature monthly themes that explore the natural world along the river, with a nature-themed story, songs, and activities that will […]
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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.