Trailheads Rec Room - Crafts and Activities

As part of their social media efforts, a number of sites have posted games, puzzles, and other online activities based on their collections and historic structures/landscapes. To pull them all together (or as many as I could find) - Trailheads Rec Room. Sites have often posted more than one of any type of activity, so I'm embedding one of the most recent to let you know to look for more on their Facebook page.

Here's a multi-site activity highlighting Morse Code communication (and a Morse Code translation tool).

Note: on 8/14/2020, I added this State Museum of Pennsylvania post related to Morse Code.

On #PAExploreWednesday you learned how the Firefly flashes a light pattern to communicate with other fireflies. Learn...

Posted by The State Museum of Pennsylvania on Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Conrad Weiser Homestead (CWH Facebook page)

What is it Friday. Answer revealed at 6 pm tonight.

Posted by Conrad Weiser Homestead on Friday, September 25, 2020

Daniel Boone Homestead (DBH Facebook page)


Drake Well Museum and Park (DWM&P Facebook page)


Ephrata Cloister (EC Facebook page)


Erie Maritime Museum & U.S. Brig Niagara (EMM Facebook page)


Graeme Park (GP Facebook page)


Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum (LVVFM Facebook page)


Old Economy Village (OEV Facebook page)


Pennsbury Manor (PM Facebook page)


Pennsylvania Lumber Museum (PLM Facebook page)

The museum is working on a "grounds photo scavenger hunt" project, and here's a sneak peek. We're encouraging visitors...

Posted by Pennsylvania Lumber Museum on Friday, October 2, 2020

Pennsylvania Military Museum (PMM Facebook page)


Somerset Historical Center (SHC Facebook page)

The State Museum of Pennsylvania (SMP Facebook page)

Looking for a fun activity for the kiddos? By using Mia Rosenthal's work from Art of the State 2020 have them learn a...

Posted by The State Museum of Pennsylvania on Saturday, November 21, 2020