Plan Your Visit

Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm invites visitors of all ages to discover a working 19th century farm with oxen, horses, and other livestock-where your family can engage in some of the activities that were a part of daily life for the Mahaffie family and their neighbors. Begin your visit in the Heritage Center to visit exhibits and watch a 10 minute video. On Saturdays and Sundays, enjoy the short walk to the Mahaffie grounds where you can visit the same limestone farmhouse built in 1865 by James 'Beatty' Mahaffie.

Activities, Hours, and Admission vary by season:

  • Monday-Friday: Visit exhibits in the Heritage Center and Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn, watch videos about the Mahaffie family, and explore the Mahaffie grounds. Open Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Saturdays and Sundays: Tours of the Mahaffie House and Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn are offered throughout the open hours. Visit exhibits in the Heritage Center, watch videos about the Mahaffie family and the Border/Civil War and explore the Mahaffie grounds. Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sundays: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • November-March: 1860s Living History activities including stagecoach rides, blacksmith and cookstove demonstrations, are offered during Special Events only. 
  • Mahaffie is closed major holidays, except for Independence Day. 

Hours, Activities and Admission

Nov. through Mar. Monday through Friday 10 am to 4 pm Visit exhibits in the Heritage Center & Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn, watch videos about the Mahaffie family & the Border War, & explore Mahaffie grounds. Purchase your souvenirs in the Mahaffie Market located inside the Heritage Center. $3/adults, $2/children ages 5 to 11
Nov. through Mar. Saturday 10 am to 4 pm Mahaffie House and Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn Tours throughout the day. Explore the Mahaffie grounds, visit exhibits in the Heritage Center. Purchase your souvenirs in the Mahaffie Market located in the Heritage Center. $3/adults, $2/children ages 5 to 11
Nov. through Mar. Sunday 12 pm to 4 pm Mahaffie House and Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn Tours throughout the day. Explore the Mahaffie grounds, visit exhibits in the Heritage Center. Purchase your souvenirs in the Mahaffie Market located in the Heritage Center. $3/adults, $2/children ages 5 to 11

Mahaffie Programs

Please park in the parking lot of the Heritage Center to begin your visit. After viewing the video and exhibit, take your short walk to the grounds of the Mahaffie Farm. Attend one of our special events.

Contact Mahaffie

Special Events

Feb 7
12:30 pm
Feb 20
5:00 pm
Feb 27
10:00 am

View the grounds map to learn about parking and get a birds eye view of the site.

Learn about James and Lucinda Mahaffie and their historic Stagecoach Stop & Farm.