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All the assets from Roadside America as well as the Pennsylvania Dutch Gift Haus are being officially auctioned off at Auction Locations:

  1. Roadside America
    109 Roadside Drive
    Shartlesville, PA 1955493

  2. Pennsylvania Dutch Gift Haus
    93 Roadside Drive
    Shartlesville, PA 1955493

Auction Dates and Times:

  • Bidding Starts: Monday, December 28, 9:00 AM
  • Bidding Ends: Sunday, January 24, 6:00 PM

Items from four generations and seven decades of business operations at Roadside America and PA Dutch Gift Haus including:

  1. Handcrafted scale model buildings, bridges and accessories built by Laurence Gieringer for display at Roadside America
  2. Painted scenic panels from Roadside America
  3. Signage and memorabilia associated w/ Roadside America; antique Western Electric Piano Co. nickelodeon
  4. Antique Lester Piano Co. upright grand piano
  5. Vintage Hammond M3 electric organ
  6. Two person sleigh
  7. Antique wagon, vintage wagon, goat cart
  8. Large outdoor fiberglass sculpture of Amish man and woman seated on bench
  9. Display cabinets, counters and business supplies from Roadside America & PA Dutch Gift Haus
  10. PA German paint decorated items including hand-painted hex signs, furniture, milk cans by Johnny Ott, Johnny Claypoole, Bill Schuster, Eric Claypoole and others
  11. PA German decorative items & ephemera
  12. Advertising
  13. Folk art
  14. Furniture
  15. Vintage concrete garden urns
  16. Vintage, Mid-Century, Retro art & collectibles
  17. Two dirt bikes
  18. Compressor
  19. Generator
Last edited by NIKHIL
Original Post


News station WFMZ made an online VIDEO about the auction.

A screen capture from their web page is shown below


Many of us who have lived in the East, have visited this great place -- first as kids, then again later as adults.

IMHO, it's a real SHAME to see this place being dismantled.



-Below is a screen capture of the actual auction page.



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