Come and discover the many facets of Lancaster, PA
Visitors from all over the world come to Lancaster County, PA, for numerous reasons. Some come to relax and escape the bustle of the big city, some to research their ancestry, some to explore the history of the area, some are drawn here by curiosity to learn about the Amish and their life style, and others explore the thriving art scene or attend one of the many theatrical productions. Hunting for antiques brings some, and others just come for fun, food, and wine.
Things to explore:
We look forward to helping you enjoy your time here and finding out what brings YOU to this beautiful area as you discover the many Lancaster PA activities.
See the real beauty of the county around our Lancaster Pennsylvania Inn. Discover rolling farmland, Amish roadside stands, fresh homemade ice cream at a Dairy farm, furniture, & quilt shops along the way. All kinds of tours (self-guided, guided, buggy ride, etc.) are available. For most, there is no need to book in advance.
Discover the historic downtown district, just minutes from our Lancaster PA Inn, with its markets, art galleries, shops, churches, museums, restaurants, & mysteries!
Lancaster PA is known for its wooden covered bridges. Enjoy the rich history of these architectural marvels. Later, you can have a picturesque picnic by the bridge.
Auctions are held on a regular basis and are a way of life in Lancaster County. Everything from quilts to antiques to artwork! Feel free to ask us about the current auctions!
Every day is antique shopping day throughout the County, but Sunday is the biggest day when Adamstown comes alive with more antique dealers and flea markets than you can imagine. The new and rising star in the antique market is the Rivertown of Columbia (just 20 minutes from King’s Cottage) where most antique shops are open weekdays and weekends!
Lancaster County is home to a number of vineyards and craft beer makers. You can make a day of it and visit the actual vineyards, wine tasting rooms or try multiple craft beers.
You will be surprised by diversity of museums in this county! There are so many you will need more than a day to take them all in! So choose what interests you.
Whether you're planning a huge family reunion, a blissful two-week honeymoon, or a romantic weekend getaway, we promise you'll make memories while you stay.