Let the discovery begin. Let Lancaster County delight you with the things you always knew were here. And surprise you with a slew of things you didn't.
Nestled in the countryside of northeastern Lancaster County, "Antiques Capital, USA" is recognized as the premier year-round antiques destination in the Northeast.
Small Towns & Northern Countryside
Stroll down a street in one of our small towns, and you'll think you've wandered right into a scene of a Norman Rockwell painting.
Amish & PA Dutch Countryside
Pennsylvania Amish Country is a picturesque landscape that must be witnessed in person to be fully appreciated. Rolling hills with lush grasses and crops, farms with windmills dotting the horizon and horse and buggies sharing the road remind you that things are simpler here in Lancaster County.
The city is situated in the center of Lancaster County, and its seven square miles are packed with art, museums, historical attractions, restaurants and cafes, theatres, shops and boutiques.
Want even more of the great outdoors? The Riverlands are home to a host of scenic biking tours and hiking trails through beautiful rolling hills.
Take a short sightseeing trip from Lancaster County to explore our nearby neighbors. With Hershey just a short drive away, you're sure to enjoy the excitement of Hersheypark or the relaxing getaway of the Chocolate Spa. Take a daytrip to Philadelphia or head to Gettysburg to tour battlefields, mansions and museums.
Let the discovery begin. Enjoy hearing about all of the things you thought you knew straight from someone who's experienced it first hand - our bloggers.
Let our trails be your guide to outdoor adventure, the arts, wine, beer and more throughout Lancaster County. These handy guides are packed with information and trip ideas to make your visit extra memorable.
Live locally and love it here? Have out-of-town-guests coming to stay, and don't know what to show them about our wonderful County? This link is for you.
When you visit Lancaster, PA, you'll experience a countryside steeped in history, art, creativity, fun and most importantly, Pennsylvania Dutch Country hospitality. There's no shortage of unique and exciting Lancaster things to do, no matter why you like to travel. Whether you're thinking of visiting Lancaster for an authentic PA Amish experience, to shop until you drop, for exploring our vibrant downtown, to enjoy great outdoor activities, or for sharing memories with the whole family... Lancaster County, Pennsylvania has something for you.
Millersville University – Lancaster is the City’s fabulous community center, providing an exciting venue for live performances (music, dance, art, film, lectures), state of the art meeting and conference facilities, and breathtaking spaces for private/community special events.
At George's, you'll be transported to a different world where furniture is made by hand, master craftsmen who take a solid piece of beautiful cherry, oak, maple or walnut wood and carve it into furniture that is functional work of art for your home.
3121 Old Philadelphia Pike (Rt. 340),
Heritage Site Amish house and one-room school, “Jacob’s Choice” special effects show on Amish, Farmlands Tours with certified guides. Book SuperSaver Package online for bonus buggy ride. Also, exclusive Amish Visit-in-Person Tour: farm at milking time, craftsman stop, and visit to a family at home. Seasonal Patriotic and Christmas Magic Lantern Shows, with live showman music, and 1890 lantern. (Trip Advisor Certificates of Excellence.)
Lancaster County Convention Center,
3 East Vine Street,
If you love quilts, you’ll want to be at the AQS QuiltWeek®. More than $40,000 will be awarded in the quilt contest, plus there will be a 300-booth merchant mall, workshops, lectures, and special quilting events.
The Junction Center is a beautiful facility that serves as home to WJTL FM 90.3. It features a number of live performance venues used by the radio station to host a variety of concerts and events and is centrally located to Lancaster, York and Harrisburg.
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