Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Enjoy the holiday spirit at Schifferstadt on December 10th anytime from 1pm - 6pm. There will be crafts for kids, music, hearth-cooking, and tours.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving! We are so grateful for the support
 of our volunteers and members!
We are indeed open Saturday the 26th and Sunday the 27th,
 1pm - 4pm for tours.

It's easy to donate a tax deductible contribution. Become a member of Landmarks and keep Schifferstadt viable. Visit and go the donate button.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Schifferstadt is open for tours for the remainder of November - Saturdays and Sundays, 11/19 & 11/20 and 11/26 & 11/27,
 1pm - 4pm. 

We plan to be open through mid-December as well with our final event of the season on December 10th,
Museums By Candlelight - 12pm - 6pm

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Schifferstadt Museum will be open this weekend 

1pm - 4pm Saturday 10/29, and Sunday 10/30

 as well as November 5th and 6th.

Mark your calendar for an insightful afternoon, Saturday Nov. 12, 3pm - 5pm at our Annual Meeting and lecture series; learn more about early architecture of Germans settling in this region of the country from 1720-1920. Open to the public. 

Please RSVP, 301-668-6088

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thanks to all who came out to support our Oktoberfest - whether it was as a volunteer or as a visitor! The warm weather brought record crowds to Schifferstadt.

We continue to be open for tours on weekends. We are open October 22nd and 23rd for tours 1pm - 4pm. Come see us!

Monday, October 10, 2016

For many years the German Ooompah band, Heidi and HEIMAT Echo, has been playing at Oktoberfest at Schifferstadt. Don't miss the fun! There is plenty of history, great food, and beautiful, unique, hand-made crafts and fine art for sale! 

Oct. 15th, 10am - 5pm, and Oct. 16th, 12noon - 5pm.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities  -  
Oktoberfest at Schifferstadt Oct. 15 and 16

The event goes Saturday 10am - 5pm; and Sunday 12noon - 5pm.
Sausage Tent,   Pretzel Tent,   Information/Raffle area (for those people who enjoy talking to others and are good at reaching out).

Volunteers get a lunch voucher.

(Sausage and Pretzel tents will have early set-up times starting at 8:00am (Sat.), and 10am (Sun.). We also have shifts that go later on each day to stay after closing time for clean up.)

People can volunteer all day or do shorter shifts,  approximately like this...

8am - 12pm
(can be shorter, 10am - 1pm)
12pm - 4pm,
or 1pm - 5pm
2pm - 6pm

10:00am - 1:30pm
1pm - 5pm,
or 2pm - 6pm