Theaters, Tours and Things to See in Lancaster County PA

Theatres

Sight & Sound Theatre 717-687-7800
Musical plays that bring to life stories from the Bible.

American Music Theatre 717-397-7700
This 1,600 seat theatre is home to 300 live concerts and performances a year. Showcases Broadway shows, country shows, musicals, rock concerts – one of the premier venues for entertainment!

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 717-898-1900
Dinner and show package featuring professional actors/singers and live orchestra.

Fulton Theatre 717-397-7425
Historic 1852 theatre in downtown Lancaster combines Broadway musicals, comedies and drama within this ornate Victorian architecture building.

Ephrata Performing Arts Center 717-733-7966
Community theatre producing high-quality productions in last 30 years.

Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse 800-292-4301
Perform all Broadway-style comedies and includes dinner.

Historical Sites/Museums

Hans Herr House 717-464-4438
Oldest homestead in Lancaster County and is the oldest Mennonite meetinghouse.

Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum 717-569-0401
A living history museum village of early Pennsylvania German settlement. Fun for the whole family!

President James Buchanan’s Wheatland 717-392-4633
Federal-style house outside Lancaster which was owned by the 15th President of the United States, James Buchanan.

Rock Ford Plantation 717-392-7223
Historic home of Revolutionary War General Edward Hand. Guided tours of this 18th century and grounds available.

Ephrata Cloister 717-733-6600
Founded in 1732 by German settlers, this is one of America’s oldest religious communities.

North Museum of Natural History and Science 717-291-3941
Exhibits include a dinosaur gallery and a planetarium.

Lancaster Science Factory 717-509-6363
Hands-on science center in Lancaster City. Interactive displays related to physical science, engineering, mathematics and technology.

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania 717-687-8628
Railroad museum in Strasburg with historic locomotives and trains.

Demuth House 717-299-9940
Exhibitions and collections of the work of American modernist painter, Charles Demuth.

Julius Sturgis Pretzel House 717-626-4354
First commercial pretzel bakery in America founded in 1861. Located in the town of Lititz.

National Watch & Clock Museum 717-684-8261
Largest and most comprehensive museum of clocks and watch collection in North America with over 12,000 items.

National Christmas Center 717-442-7950
A wide collection of all things Christmas!

Wineries

Waltz Vineyards 717-664-WINE

Nissley Vineyards & Winery – 800-522-2387

Vineyard at Grandview 717-653-4825

Thorn Hill Vineyards 717-299-3688

Mt Hope Estate and Winery 717-665-7021

Gardens

Longwood Gardens 610-388-1000
A premier horticultural showplace with fountains in a breathtaking setting.

Hershey Gardens 717- 534-3492
23-acre botanical gardens and arboretum including an outdoor butterfly house just 45 minutes from us.

Chanticleer Gardens 610-687-4163
An incredible eclectically designed estate garden near Philadelphia.

Winterthur Gardens 800-448-3883
A sixty-acre naturalistic garden with mass displays of color designed by horticulturalist Henry du Pont.