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Lititz in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Heritage Center

 
 
The Heritage Center Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
1. The Heritage Center Marker
Inscription. Dedicated in 1971
Moravian Church Square
Established in 1757
In memory of the many men and women of past and present generations who served faithfully in the Moravian Congregation to make our heritage possible.
 
Location. 40° 9.357′ N, 76° 18.163′ W. Marker is in Lititz, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of E. Main Street and S. Water St., on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is on the church grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Lititz PA 17543, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lititz Pharmacopoeia (here, next to this marker); In Memory of the Brave Soldiers of the Continental Army (here, next to this marker); Lititz Moravian Congregation (a few steps from this marker); Linden Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); On This Site in 1861 Julius Sturgis (about 400 feet away); John Augustus Sutter Memorial (approx. mile away); Elmer Holmes Bobst (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lititz (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lititz.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Historic water pump adjacent to Heritage Center marker. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
2. Historic water pump adjacent to Heritage Center marker.
Johannes Mueller House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
3. Johannes Mueller House
This house, across Main Street from the Moravian Church, built in 1792 is listed on the Heritage Center marker. It is part of the Lititz Historical Foundation and occupied as a museum.
The Moravian Star image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
4. The Moravian Star
Displayed on the porch of the Mueller House, it is usually displayed at Christmas.
 
 
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