- Our list of the best things to do in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, features the top 75 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Carlisle, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Carlisle, PA , followed by 61 popular activities in nearby cities, including Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, Shippensburg, Middletown, Gettysburg and Boiling Springs
One of the few resident puppet theatre companies in America, the Hole in The Wall Puppet Theatre offers a unique entertainment experience. The theatre presents like puppet shows that are wholesome and enchanting for the whole family.
As the former home of the region's German founder, John Hager House & Museum is open to the public for self-guided and group tours. The house was built in the 18th century and features restored furniture from that era.
Since 1852, the Fulton Theatre has brought performances to Lancaster. The theatre has several special nights including Asides lecture series, Pay-What-You-Want Performances, Thirsty for History Performances, Wine and Theatre Night Performances, and Teen Lounge Performances.
The history of Central Market dates back to 1730 when Andrew and James Hamilton laid out the original town. The market moved to its present location in 1757, and the building was constructed in 1889, and still serves as one of the country's largest farmer's markets.
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5 West King Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 MoreLess Info
The Heritage Center Museum of Lancaster County collects, preserves, and then interprets the history of Lancaster County through its permanent collection and annual exhibitions. The site also serves as the Lancaster Quilt and Textile Museum with locally crafted decorative arts.
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1850 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, MD 21740 MoreLess Info
Hiking, biking, walking are some of the activities you can do in Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park. They have a shaded tow path and the park is well-maintained and clean.