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  Religion Pages:  AK-DC, DE-ILIL-KY, LA-MD, MI-NM, NY-OR, PA-ZZ  

 

  PA

  Bird-In-Hand

  Amish Experience, The

  3121 Old Philadelphia Pike

  Bird-In-Hand  PA    17505    

  Phone 717 768-3600

  Web Site www.amishexperience.com/

  Toll Free 8009793370

  E-mail  padutch@amishexperience.com

  Description  bus tours, Amish House, F/X Theater, buggy rides, Plain & Fancy Farm

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type   Farm

  Group Identity   Amish

  New or Updated:  11/29/2006

 

  PA

  Bryn Athyn

  Glencairn Museum

  1001 Cathedral Road

  Bryn Athyn  PA    19009    

  Phone  267 502-2993

  Web Site www.glencairnmuseum.org

  E-mail   mailto:info@glencairnmuseum.org

  Description  structure built using medieval methods, holding stained glass and

                    other medieval artworks

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Era   Medieval

  New or Updated:  12/16/2006

 
 

  PA

  Chambersburg

  Mennonite Heritage Center

  4850 Molly Pitcher Highway S

  Chambersburg  PA  17201    

  Phone   717 375-4544

  Web Site  http://cumberlandmha.mennonite.net/

  E-mail  mailto:ebbpinola@juno.com

  Description

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Group Identity   Mennonite

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Mennonite Historical Assoc of Cumberland Valley

  New or Updated: 10/23/2004

 
  Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
American Catholic Historical Society
263 South Fourth Street
Philadelphia PA  19106
Phone 
215 925-5752
Alt Phone  610 667-2125
Web Site  http://www.amchs.org/
E-mail  mailto:james.fitzsimmons@temple.edu
Description  collections located at St Charles Seminary, contact Alt Phone # for access
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Religion
Research /Reading  Archives

  PA
 
Philadelphia
 
Presbyterian Historical Society
 
425 Lombard Street
 
Philadelphia    PA    19147 
 
Phone   215 627-1852
 
Web Site  http://www.history.pcusa.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:refdesk@history.pcusa.org
 
Description  maintains records for denomination, performs searches, online catalogs
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Group Identity   Protestant
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    5/5/2004

 
  South Carolina
Greenville
Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Inc
1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard
Greenville SC  29614
Phone 
864 242-5100
Web Site  www.bju.edu/art_gallery/
E-mail  art_gallery@bju.edu
Description  religious art including many Old Masters, 30 galleries
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Religion
Collection N-Z  Paintings

 

 

  SD

  Yankton

  House of Mary Shrine

  142 Drees Dr

  Yankton  SD          57078    

  Phone   605 668-0121

  Web Site  http://www.yanktonsd.com/product.cfm?cat_id=2&subcat_id=57&product_id=65

  Description  3 giant crosses on  a hilltop, additional religious structures

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type   Church

  New or Updated:             8/23/2005

 
  Tennessee
Collierville
Biblical Resource Center & Museum
324 Poplar View Parkway
Collierville TN  38017
Phone 
901 854-9378
Web Site  www.biblical-museum.org
Description  artifacts, documents, replicas of Biblical times & places
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Religion
Building Type  Church
Group Identity Jewish

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  Tennessee
Nashville
Upper Room Chapel Museum
1908 Grand Avenue
Nashville TN 37212
Phone
615 340-7207
Web Site
http://www.upperroom.org/chapel/
Toll Free
877 899-2780
E-mail
mailto:info@upperroom.org
Description
centerpiece of functioning chapel is woodcarving of da Vinci's "Last Supper", museum features work of international society and the cultures it serves
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Religion
Collection N-Z Woodcarving
Group Identity
Protestant

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  Texas
Brenham
Texas Baptist Historical Center Museum
10405 FM 50
Route 5 Box 222
Brenham TX 77833
Phone
979 836-5117
Web Site
http://www.rtis.com/reg/independ/baptist.htm
Alt Web
http://www.brenhamtexas.com/visitor/What_to_See.htm
Description
site organized in 1839, original home of Baylor U
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Religion
Building Type
Church
Group Identity
Protestant
Era 1839

  Texas
Dallas
Biblical Arts Center
7500 Park Lane
Dallas TX  75225
Phone 214 691-4661
Web Site www.biblicalarts.org/
Description art as a means to understand the Bible
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Collection A-F Books
Collection N-Z Paintings
  Utah
Salt Lake City
Beehive House
67 East South Temple
Salt Lake City UT  84150
Phone 
801 240-2671
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Religion
Group Identity  Latter Day Saints

    VA
 
Alexandria
 
Old Presbyterian Meeting House
 
316 South Royal Street
 
Alexandria      VA           22314    
 
Phone   703 549-6670
 
Web Site  http://www.opmh.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:opmh@opmh.org
 
Description  built shortly before the war, it was a Patriot gathering place, still active                     congregation
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Building Type   Church
 
Group Identity   Protestant
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:       5/13/2004

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  Virginia
Bedford
Holy Land USA
1060 Jericho Road
Bedford VA  24523
Phone 
540 586-2823
Web Site  www.holyland.pleasevisit.com
Description  nature sanctuary with settings reflecting events in the life of Jesus Christ; walking or a variety of riding tours
Type of Resource  Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus  Religion
  Virginia
Roanoke
Catholic Historical Society of the Roanoke Valley
400 West Campbell Ave
Roanoke VA  24016
Phone 
540 982-0152
Web Site  http://home.att.net/~olnnet/histsocmain.htm
Description  joint history of five local parishes
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Religion
Group Identity Catholic
Research /Reading  Archives
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