- Our list of the best things to do in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, features the top 162 nearby activities — including 66 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lancaster, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 36 things to do within the city of Lancaster, PA , followed by 126 popular activities in nearby cities, including York, Lititz, Strasburg, Ephrata, Columbia, Manheim, Ronks, Hershey, Bird in Hand, Intercourse, Middletown and Adamstown
97% 326 votes
2737 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17505 MoreLess Info
With The United States Hot Air Balloon Team, visitors will receive panoramic views of the county from high up in an air balloon. The services offers specialty flights for weddings, engagements, and disabilities.
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 1,600 seat American Music Theatre features over 300 live performances each year. Performers on the stage have included Grammy winners, Country Music Association winners, Tony winners, and Oscar winners.
93% 293 votes
230 N. President Ave., Lancaster, PA MoreLess Info
Lancaster Country's Historical Society is comprised of a library and museum that serves as a historical preservation center to the areas artifacts, books and documents. Locals, as well as historians, enjoy being fully immersed in the areas rich heritage.
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.
The Biblical Tabernacle Reproduction is a reproduction of the Old Testament tabernacle. The center is also an information center for those looking to acquire more information on the life and faith of the Amish and Mennonites.
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.
93% 68 votes
2215 Millstream Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602 MoreLess Info
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society seeks to preserve and interpret Mennonite-related religious communities in the region, through their library and archives, gift shop, and museum. The society also offers classes several times a year.