Attractions in Lancaster County

You'll never run out of exciting and fun things to do in Lancaster, PA. Our unique towns offer all sorts of activities perfect for the young — and the young at heart! Lancaster, PA attractions include amusement parks, buggy rides, interactive farms, train attractions, pretzel and chocolate factories, local sports and so much more.

Whether you're a first time traveler or a frequent visitor to Lancaster County, you'll be sure to find something new and unexpected when you arrive.

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Historic Zerchers Hotel, 11 Green Street, Christiana, PA 17509

(610) 593-5171

The Resistance at Christiana was a fatal confrontation in 1851 that helped spark the Civil War. Take the walk back in time in beautiful Lancaster and Chester Counties.

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137 - 145 East Main Street, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 627-4636

The Lititz Historical Foundation, including the Lititz Museum and the Johannes Mueller House, serves to preserve the Lititz community's rich history.

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560 S. Prince Street, Rear, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 203-6679

Cultivate creativity through the education of visual arts and crafts.

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632 West Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522

(717) 733-6600

When Conrad Beissel wanted to get away from the noisy world, he came to Ephrata. 250 years later, it's still a quiet place to visit.

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2249 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602

(866) 386-2839

Groups are royalty at DUTCH WONDERLAND! From attractive grou prates to catered picnics to meal vouchers, a KINGDOM FOR KIDS is a great destination for your next group outing.

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120 East King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602-2832

(717) 299-9940

Guided tours of the museum and discounts to annual Garden Tour in June.

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2737 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

(800) 763-5987

A once-in-a-lifetime experience. Relax and enjoy the exhilaration of floating over picturesque Amish farmland.

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94 Rexmont Road, Cornwall, PA 17016

(717) 272-9711

Heart of a vast industrial plantation for a century and a half, the Cornwall Iron Furnace is a landmark of Pennsylvania's iron and steel industry.

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21 North 2nd Street, Columbia, PA 17512

717-684-2894

Located in the original English Evangelical Lutheran Church, Columbia Historic Preservation Society is a museum dedicated to the preservation of the river town, formerly known as Wright’s Ferry and now known as Columbia.

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2050 Auction Road, first Mount Joy exit (230) on 283 West, Manheim, PA 17545

(717) 492-0002

Rising improbably out of the rolling corn fields of Amish country, our giant white dome waits to thrill travelers from around the country with a world of high-tech fun!

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230 North President Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 392-4633

On the eve of the rebellion, President Buchanan exclaimed, "...the Union must be preserved." Visit the 15th President's home to experience the dramatic crisis of the 1850s.

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662 South Oak Street, Manheim, PA 17545

(717) 664-2250

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1756 Nissley Road, Landisville, PA 17538

(717) 898-8822

Step back in time and experience Lancaster County farm life during the late 19th century.

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1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA 17103

(866) 258-4729

The National Civil War Museum is the first museum of its kind - a place where you can experience the multitude of human experiences that made up the Civil War.

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1441 Harrisburg Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17601

(717) 735-8883

Each year Long's Park is home to a whole host of activities including the free summer-long music series, a nationally acclaimed fine art and craft festival, and the world’s largest chicken barbecue. Long’s Park also boasts other outdoor amenities including picnic pavilions, a petting farm, children’s playgrounds, and a three-acre, spring fed lake, tennis courts and a fitness trail.

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5 W. King Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 687-6687

A candlelight walking tour in one of America's oldest Colonial-era towns, where seldom told tales from the Opera House to the countryside are presented as never heard before...

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3529 Old Philadelphia Pike, Intercourse, PA 17534

(800) 732-3538

The village of 42 shops and restaurants featuring Lancaster County's "world famous" canning kitchen offers everyone in your group a variety of fun ways to experience our simple pleasures.

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271 Old Baltimore Pike, Nottingham, PA 19362

(800) 637-6225

On your FREE tour, guides explain the entire process of making Herr's Snacks! Taste warm potato chips freshly made. Other samples available in the gift shop.

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Red Caboose, 312 Paradise Lane, Ronks, PA 17572

(717) 725-8664

Located at the Red Caboose Motel next to the Strasburg Rail Road.

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3440 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 392-2121

If it's raining or you can't sleep, bowl at Leisure Lanes 24 hours a day. Outdoor activities for the summer months.

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