Hanover Market House

Location

210 East Chestnut Street
Hanover, PA 17331

Phone

(717) 632-1353

Description

The Hanover Market House began as an open air building on center square in downtown. Built in 1815, this early market building featured the town’s only jail cell, which was in the ground. For a time, the Hanover Opera House, on West Chestnut Street, doubled as a market house. After holding market sessions on the ground floor of the Opera House, Hanover’s market took the form of a curb market on the square and on East Walnut Street.

In 1933 the current brick building was erected to replace a dance hall that was attracting an unsavory crowd. For over 80 years the current East Chestnut Street building has been greeting local and non local customers. Stop and visit and be apart of our history spanning over two centuries.

Hanover Market House

Hanover’s original market with over 200 years of history.

210 East Chestnut Street
Hanover, PA 17331

Hanover at the Tip of Your Fingers

Discover what else Hanover has to offer during your visit.

Marker Details

Image Warchime-Myers Mansion
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Hanover's Healing Touch
Civil War Trails

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Hanover Area History Museum
Places of Interest

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Stuart's Fruitless Odyssey
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Confederates Invade Free Soil
Civil War Trails

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Heroics of the Union Cavalry
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Profiles in Union Cavalry Courage
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Center of the Storm
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Search and Destroy, Hide and Seek
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Hospitality Before Hostility
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Trailblazing Writers Leader, Long, and Prowell
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Hanover's Underground Railroad Conductors
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Union Strikes Back
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Fate of the Nation
Civil War Trails

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image High Noon in Hanover
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Neas House
Places of Interest

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Aftermath and Stench of Death
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Titans of Hanover Industry
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Warfare Engulfs Downtown
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Hanover Market House
Places of Interest

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Lincoln Plaque
Places of Interest

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Marker Details

Image Commons on Locomotives
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Working on the Railroad
Heart of Hanover

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Lincoln in Hanover
Civil War Trails

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Image Guthrie Memorial Public Library
Places of Interest

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vitae elementum lacus. Aenean porttitor vel eros ac commodo. Donec suscipit odio nec felis auctor, id porttitor metus pellentesque. Sed varius luctus felis vel aliquet. Donec hendrerit interdum nibh, tincidunt mollis eros maximus id. Nulla aliquet, purus ac pulvinar porta, elit massa imperdiet purus, vel volutpat eros felis a elit. Duis ullamcorper ligula quis arcu ullamcorper lobortis.

Share This