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.
Long known for its fabulous outlet stores, Lancaster County is a shopper's paradise. But, if you dig a little deeper, you'll find that there is so much more here. Our downtown art galleries play host to local and national artists alike, while our local shops feature treasures ranging from vintage clothes, unique glass and other hard to find, but easy to love, items. Pennsylvania Dutch Country also offers authentic quilts, furniture and farmers markets, as well as being an antique shopping paradise. Be sure to explore as you walk through our historic villages because you never know what local shop is right around the corner! However, if outlet shopping is what you are looking for, you have certainly come to the right place. Home of countless name brands and endless shopping opportunities, the Lancaster County outlets are not to be missed!
For more information on all of the best Lancaster shopping, browse the links below.
Lancaster County’s original and longest running Amish Farmhouse tour. Learn more about the Old Order Amish. Afterwards, explore our farm – complete with over a dozen types of farm animals, a one-room Amish schoolhouse, and many other activities.
We handcraft furniture for all rooms of the home from reclaimed barn wood, salvaged from barns and farm structures dating from the 1800’s to early 1900’s. Each piece is unique, as all our wood bears the marks of time. Custom orders are our specialty!
The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen hosts handmade works from over 100 craft-makers and offers craft classes across a wide range of media. Registration in craft technique classes is open to the public.
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