Welcome to The Depreciation Lands Museum

Name The Cannon

Depreciation Lands Museum 4743 S Pioneer Rd, Allison Park, PA, United States

 Exciting News!  The Depreciation Lands Museum has a new event ! We have a cannon on loan August 18th from Wildwood Long Rifles!  To celebrate, we're hosting a special "Name the Cannon" event, and YOU have the chance to make history!  Event Date: August 18th Time: 1pm-4pm  How to Participate: Visit the museum that day to submit your name suggestion. Voting starts at 1pm and ends at 3pm. The names will be sorted through and the lucky winner will be announced.** The name MUST BE a name that was used in the 18th century. It MUST begin with an S.  Grand Prize:The lucky winner of the drawing will not only have the honor of naming our cannon but will also get to fire it off at 3:30 that day!  Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to be a part of history! Our cannoneer will have several other cannons on site that day and will be firing them at regular intervals throughout the day. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled day at the Depreciation Lands Museum.  Location: Depreciation Lands Museum We can't wait to see you there and hear your creative name ideas! #NameTheCannon #DepreciationLandsMuseum #HistoryInTheMaking #CommunityEvent

Hydref Market Fair

🍂 Step back in time at the Hydref Fall Festival & Market Faire! 🍁 Join us on October 5th from 11 AM to 4 PM at the Depreciation Lands Museum for a day filled with 18th-century charm and autumnal festivities. Experience history come alive with skilled craftspeople, reenactors, and purveyors of goods, all set against the beautiful backdrop of fall. 🌾 Highlights include: Traditional crafts and activities like making jump ropes, musket balls, and cornhusk dolls. Authentic 18th-century food and music. Interactive displays and talks by historical experts. Fun for kids with games, toys, and a chance to make their own crafts. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to learn about history while enjoying the season's beauty. Bring your family and friends for a memorable day! 🎟 Admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children. Tickets available at the gate.   VENDORS WANTED 🍂 Calling All Artisans and Skilled Vendors! 🍂 The Depreciation Lands Museum is excited to announce our annual Hydref Market on Saturday, October 5th, and we are looking for talented artisans and skilled vendors to join us! We annually have over 400 people attend this event. This fall market is a cherished tradition, celebrating the rich heritage and craftsmanship of our community. We invite creators of all kinds—woodworkers, weavers, blacksmiths, potters, jewelers, and more—to showcase and sell your unique handmade goods. Event Details: 📅 Date: October 5th ⏰ Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM 📍 Location: Depreciation Lands Museum, 4743 S. Pioneer Road, Allison Park, PA 15101 Why Participate? Connect with a community that values quality craftsmanship. Showcase your skills and products to enthusiastic visitors. Enjoy a beautiful fall day at our historic museum grounds. How to Apply: Interested vendors, please fill our our form here: HYDREF 2024 for more information and to apply. Spaces are limited, so secure your spot today!