Maple Taste and Tour
Maple heritage, history, lore, and education is the main focus for the HGSSC's Taste and Tour experience at the Somerset Historical Center, where visitors can learn about maple sugaring techniques from the earliest records through the present day.
Somerset County has been the leading maple producing county in the state of Pennsylvania since the 19th century. Come learn about maple sugaring in the area from the earliest producers through the present day.
Admission to the Maple Taste and Tour is FREE and is held in cooperation with the Somerset County Maple Producers Association. The Society stop is one of more than 20 maple sugar camps visitors can enjoy. Hours are from 10:00-4:00, Saturday and Sunday. The Somerset Historical Center is located 4 miles north of Somerset on Route 985. From Somerset, take route 601 north to route 985. We are within 5-6 miles of Walnutdale Farm and Baer Bros. maple sugar camps on the Maple Taste and Tour trail.