Cumberland Valley is here for you when you are ready to travel again. As we enter the Green Phase of re-opening on June 12, here are some updates that can help you plan your Weekend Easy getaway.

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G.B. Stuart History Workshop

29 West High Street,
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 249-7610

Operated by the Cumberland County Historical Society, the G.B. Stuart History Workshop is an interactive facility designed to engage visitors with history through five stations that provide a unique, hands-on experience. The theme of each station will change throughout the year. During your visit be sure to visit History on High and the Cumberland Valley Visitors Center, located directly next to the Workshop.

The History Workshop is open Thursday and Friday from 10 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm.

Things to Do
COVID-19 Updates
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  • Notes: Beginning on Tuesday, March 9, the Museum will be open by appointment: Tuesday-Friday 12pm-4pm. You can reserve a time here: Face masks and social distancing will be required. The Archives and Library are still open by appointment as well: Monday 3pm-7pm, Thursday/Friday from 12pm-4pm, and the first Saturday of each month from 12pm-4pm. Visit our website to sign up for a timeslot: History on High - The Shop will be open regular hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm and Saturday 10am-2pm.
  • Parking: Free limited parking behind facility
  • Payment Accepted:
    • Discover
    • Mastercard
    • Visa
  • Year Built - Prior to 1900: 1881
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  • Maximum # of People for Tour: 50
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  • Price Range: varies
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meeting facilities
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 1170
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1896
  • Reception Capacity 150
  • Theatre Capacity 120
  • Any Licensed Caterer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Registration Area
  • Tradeshow Booth Space
  • A/V Equipment
  • Loading Dock
  • Lobby/Reception Area
  • Outdoor Capacity 250
  • Banquet Capacity 100
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Booths 12
  • Classroom Capacity 90
Todd Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1170
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 120
  • Classroom Capacity: 90
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Cumberland Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 516
  • Height: 8
G. B. History Workshop
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 210
  • Height: 8
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