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Spiritual Tour

Theatre productions, cultural and historical attractions and dining experiences lend the flavor of Lancaster's spiritual side.

As part of your planning during this time, please call or check the website & social media of these properties for their most current operational information.

DAY ONE

EPHRATA CLOISTER | 632 West Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522

Tour the 28 acre complex and learn about this celibate community, the oldest Protestant church, and how they came to be in Lancaster County. Allow 1 hour

LITITZ MORAVIAN CHURCH SQUARE ARCHIVE & MUSEUM | 2 Church Avenue, Lititz, PA 17543

The Lititz Moravian Church is the centerpiece for the Lititz Historic District. The Church is flanked by the 1759 Single Sisters House and the 1759 Single Brothers House commandeered by General Washington as a military hospital in 1777. Self-guided tour folders are regularly available in information boards. Group tours may be arranged by calling the Church office. In the museum you’ll find a display of musical instruments, paintings and artifacts accumulated over the long history of the Congregation that established Lititz as a church community in 1756. Allow 1.5-2 hours

BIBLICAL TABERNACLE REPRODUCTION | 2209 Millstream Road, Lancaster, PA 17602

The Bible comes alive with our life sized replica of Moses’ Tabernacle in the Wilderness as described in the Scriptures. Enjoy this unique and moving 45-minute guided tour.
Allow 1 hour

MENNONITE LIFE VISITORS CENTER | 2209 Millstream Road, Lancaster, PA 17602

The Mennonite Life Visitors Center offers information and insight on the life and beliefs of the Amish and Mennonites. Hours are Friday and Saturday from 9:30 am - 4:00 pm. A movie and exhibit are provided on-site, free of charge. Staff persons are available to answer questions, and guide visitors through the area.
Allow 30 minutes for film, and extra time for enjoying the information center

DAY TWO

SIGHT & SOUND THEATRES | 300 Hartman Bridge Rd, Ronks, PA 17572

Original Biblical shows performed on an epic scale. The theatre features a 300 foot long wraparound stage and state of the art lighting, sound, and special effects.
Shows generally last 2.5 hours

AMISH EXPERIENCE | 3121 Old Philadelphia Pk, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

The production, “Jacob’s Choice,” features an intimate view of the Amish today through the eyes of the Fisher family and scenes from Amish history re-created with multiple projection screens. Afterward, experience an Amish V.I.P. (Visit-in-Person) Tour which includes visits to three Amish properties: a dairy farm, Q&A in an Amish home, and a session with an Amish schoolteacher, who may even join you for dinner!
Allow 3-4 hours

MILLER'S SMORGASBORD | 2811 Lincoln Highway East, Ronks, PA 17572

Enjoy delicious & made-from-scratch cooking at Miller's Smorgasbord. The dining rooms at Miller’s can accommodate up to 380 guests. For group reservations for 19 or more, please call 800-669-3568. Motorcoach parking is available.
Allow 2.5 hours

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Ephrata Cloister

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Mennonite Information Center

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Sight&Sound-Exterior

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Miller's Smorgasbord

Real. Good. Food. Since 1929. Lancaster’s Original Buffet & Restaurant Part eatery. Part history lesson. Beginning in 1929, Anna Miller served chicken &...