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Explore Lancaster County, PA and find the oldest Amish communities in the country. There are lots of things to do in Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Create priceless memories of the expected – farmlands, family style feasts and the Amish. But also the unexpected – city life, exquisite cuisine and contemporary art. Lancaster, PA offers wide open spaces and a peaceful change of pace for visitors needing a tranquil getaway.

Take advantage of Discover Lancaster exclusive coupons & discounts to book an “on a budget” vacation in beautiful the Pennsylvania countryside. There are many free things to do in Lancaster and high-end, yet affordable, places to stay. From quaint country stores to rooftop bars, Lancaster County has a little of something for every type of adventurer. Extend your stay through Sunday & Monday, there are plenty of things to do in Lancaster County during the week!

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Things to do in March

Find special events, free activities, date night ideas and more happening this month in Lancaster County!

Craft & Cork Trail

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Create the Perfect Vacation

Learn about all the flight options Harrisburg Intl. Airport has to offer!

For an authentic immersion in early Pennsylvania German life (1740-1940), visit Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum.

From history to hands on, we’ve got you covered.

Family fun at Urban Air Adventure Park. Photo Credit: Discover Lancaster / Gabe McMullen

Although the weather in Lancaster is often beautiful, the rain is essential. Check out things to do on rainy days in Lancaster, PA.

Check out the list we dug up below to see where you can pick up some plants of your own.

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