Hours: Open Tuesday-Sunday 1-4 P.M.; April-Nov, December. weekends only. - by appt. Jan-March Closed Holidays including Thanksgiving Eve.
Admission: Adults $6 / Students under 18, $2 Admission fee includes guided tour. Tour both Georgian and Sherman House museums and receive discount.
AAA, Senior 65+ and South Central Power Customer Discounts offered. Group Discounts also offered. Active Duty Military Personnel with ID - FREE Admission. FCHA Members - FREE Admission.
First floor handicapped accessible. DVD tour available for second floor and lower level.
The Maccraken Mansion
Marvel at Samuel Maccracken’s 1832 mansion restored to its original architectural grandeur and furnished with exceptional period pieces. Many of the antique furnishings were owned by the Maccracken Family and others were made by Fairfield County’s master craftsmen.
A display of Erickson Glass, formerly made in Bremen, Ohio, is available for viewing.
This historic house was built by Daniel Sifford using Asher Benjamin’s Handbook for Carpenters and represents the best of American and Georgian architecture.
Fundraising Events include: Theme Teas offered in July and December House Tour or Garden Tour offered in alternate years. Cemetery Tour with re-enactors of famous and infamous Lancaster Citizens offered in October Candlelight Tour of historic churches in downtown Lancaster, Ohio performing Christmas Music December