Lancaster County, Pennsylvania offers much more than a rich tradition of farming… we’re home to an incredible variety of family-friendly activities – guaranteed to have something for every member of your family.

1. Magic & Wonder Theatre

Awarded Best Magic & Variety Show. Experience grand illusions, dynamic circus arts, and hilarious comedy in a wonder-filled show for all ages! Come see why TripAdvisor voted us #2 of 270 Things to do in Lancaster County.

3065 Lincoln Hwy, Paradise, PA
(717) 323-3077

2. Scooter Tours

Strasburg Scooter Tours and Bird-in-Hand Scooter Tours offer a variety of adventures through the back roads of Lancaster County on 50cc scooters. Ride alongside horse and buggies and view amazing scenery on 2 or 3 wheels. Come see why Strasburg Scooter Tours is’s #1 tour in Lancaster County.

246 N. Decatur St. Strasburg, PA * 2705 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-In-Hand, PA
(717) 687-2336

3. Choo Choo Barn

All aboard for a unique and memorable experience for all ages! Featuring 150 moving figures and scenes and 22 operating trains. Our hand-created model train layout has impressed families for over 50 years with realistic detail that will leave you asking “How’d they do that?!”

226 Gap Rd | Strasburg, PA

4. Amish Farm and House

Spend the day on our farm and learn all about the Amish lifestyle. Make learning fun by visiting our farm animals and Amish school. Interact with our artisans and take a guided farmhouse tour. Complete your visit with our countryside bus tour. Enjoy a digital detox on our farm!

2395 Covered Bridge Drive | Lancaster PA

5. The Amish Village

Experience the Amish culture first-hand at The Amish Village. guided tour options include the 1840 Farmhouse, Backroads Bus Tour, or our premium package offering both tours. All tours include a self-guided exploration of the 12-acre property with friendly barn animals, a one-room schoolhouse, and the Smokehouse market with Amish-made foods.

199 Hartman Bridge Rd, Ronks, PA
(717) 687-8511

6. Cackleberry Farm Antique Mall

One of the largest and finest antique malls in Lancaster. Huge 26,000 square foot facility houses over 125 dealers selling a wonderful selection of antiques and collectibles! Open all year! Monday - Saturday 9:30 am - 5 pm; Sunday 10 am - 5 pm; Closed Tuesday. Cafe and gift shop on premises.

3371 Lincoln Hwy E, Paradise, PA
(717) 442-8805

7. Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery

History never tasted so good! Come and see America’s first commercial pretzel bakery and experience how delicious 150+ years of baking tradition with the sturgis family tastes. We offer a unique glimpse into the history of the pretzel with our guided tours through the bakery Julius started in 1861.

219 E Main Street, Lititz, PA
(717) 626-4354

8. Turkey Hill Experience

Create your own virtual ice cream flavor and packaging. Become a star in your own Turkey Hill commercial! milk our mechanical cows and play in our milk truck. Enjoy unlimited free samples of Turkey Hill ice cream and Drinks! Don’t miss our interactive educational hands-on ice cream experience, the Turkey Hill Taste lab!

301 Linden St, Columbia, PA
(717) 684-0134

9. Wolf Sanctuary of PA

Wolf Sanctuary of PA offers a haven to displaced gray wolves and wolf-dogs. The sanctuary provides quality care and enrichment for all of its residents and also holds educational public tours. Visit and learn about wolf conservation and biology.

465 Speedwell Forge Rd | Lititz, PA

10. Tiny Town

Tiny Town is Lancaster’s most unique playplace for children! Kids can explore 11 luxury playhouses with all the accessories. Check out an x-ray in our hospital, deliver mail to every playhouse, slide down our firefighter pole, read a new book in our library, get a new updo in our salon, and so much more!

533 Janet Avenue, Lancaster, PA
(717) 947-7350

11. Jukebox Jive

Experience the greatest jukebox hits of the 50s, 60s, and 70s. With thrilling arrangements, top notch vocals, and dazzling variety acts, you’ll be singing, dancing, and entertained from start to finish!

Magic & Wonder Theater, 3065 Lincoln Hwy E , Paradise, PA
(717) 323-3077

12. Refreshing Moutain

Zip on by for an outdoor adventure. Over 1 mi. of ziplines, 30+ elevated obstacles, climbing tower, giant swing, escape rooms, wildlife center, and farm animal experience; all professionally guided adventures. Great for ages 5+.

455 Camp Road, Stevens, PA

13. Miller’s Restaurant & Smorgasbord

Real. Good. Food. Since 1929. If you miss miller’s, you miss Lancaster County. Lancaster’s original buffet featuring traditional smorgasbord and soup and salad smorgasbord. reservations and walk-ins are welcome. For current information, go to

2811 Lincoln Highway East (Rt 30), Ronks, PA
(717) 687-6621

14. Bird-in-Hand: Lodging • Dining • Bakery • Stage

The Smucker Family extends a warm welcome to visitors with lodging, dining, and entertainment options. From our tours of Amish farmlands and our live stage shows, to our farm-fresh foods and authentic experiences like our Cornfield Banquet, we make your visit special.

Located along Route 340, Bird-in-Hand, PA
(800) 665-8780

15. Riehl’s Quilts & Crafts

Something special is growing at Sam & Susie Riehl’s Farm. 100 local family craft businesses, all in one shop! From baskets to brooms, bird feeders and bed quilts, your choice is as locally made as the corn in our fields! So come down the lane – Where all we make is the “riehl” deal

247 East Eby Road, Leola, PA

16. Cherry Crest Adventure Farm

Join over a million adventurers who have discovered one of Lancaster’s true attraction gems. Over 50 farm fun activities for the whole family included in your admission! Admission includes: the Amazing Maize Maze, Farm Tour Wagon Ride, Wagon Express Ride, Hay Jump, Strawbale Racer, and so much more!

150 Cherry Hill Rd., Ronks, PA

17. Tanger Outlets Lancaster

Real Shopping. Real Style. Real Savings. Discover over 65 designer brands at up to 70% less. Complimentary savings book with over $800 in savings available for Hometown Heroes, college Students, military and Tanger club members.

312 Stanley K Tanger Blvd, Lancaster, PA
(717) 392-7260

18. Smokehouse BBQ + Brews at Plain & Fancy Farm

Featuring authentic, slowly smoked American BBQ, house-made sauces, sandwiches, sides and salads. Twelve local, hand-crafted brews on tap. Get info at

3121 Old Philadelphia Pike (Rt 340), Bird-in-Hand, PA
(717) 768-4400

19. Bird-in-Hand Farmer’s Market

Visit Bird-in-Hand Farmer’s Market where you will experience mouth-watering aromas and bountiful displays presented by approximately 30 local vendors. Offerings include meats and cheeses, homemade baked goods, poultry and eggs, Amish-made furniture, soft pretzels and nuts, produce, and much more!

2710 Old Philadelphia Pk | Bird-in-Hand, PA

20. Go ‘N Bananas

XD Dark Ride, Bumper Cars, Ropes Course, Laser Tag, Laser Maze, Laser Frenzy, Mini-Bowling, Arcade, Café & more! Birthday Parties, Group Events or just walk in! FREE spectators admission. Climate-controlled Free parking.

1170 Garfield Avenue, Lancaster, PA
(717) 287-5000

21. Biblical Tabernacle Experience (Mennonite Life)

Join the Hebrew people on their journey with God. Experience a full-scale reproduction of the biblical tabernacle in the wilderness. Our approximately 30-minute multimedia experience immerses you in the ancient world. Take in a brief, complimentary movie about Mennonites.

2215 Millstream Road, Lancaster, PA
(717) 295-0954

22. Vintage Candy Shop

Step back in time at this small corner shop and create smiles & sweet memories. Hundreds of novelty candies, old fashioned mixes, cut rock, circus peanuts, candy buttons, wax bottles, 5¢ Nickel Alley & much more. Coffee, drinks & glass counter chocolates.

602 Saint Joseph Street, Lancaster, PA
(717) 517-8648

23. Lancaster Balloon Rides

Join our team for a once in a lifetime adventure and the best way to see Lancaster County! Balloon launches are scheduled every day at Sunrise and Sunset. Rides are an hour in the air and include a champagne toast. Call or visit our website to schedule today.

2727 Old Philadelphia Pk, Bird-in-Hand, PA
(800) 763-5987

24. Old Windmill Farm

As Amish farmers in Central Pennsylvania, a day on the farm is always full of adventure and hard work. Enjoy a hands on tour of Old Windmill Farm and learn about where your food comes from and the hard work that it takes to run a farm in the Amish tradition. Pet and feed animals Including cows, goats, pigs and more.

262 Paradise Lane Ronks, PA
(717) 687-7929

25. Ghost Tour of Lancaster and Strasburg

Exploring long-ago mysteries and present-day hauntings on a Candlelight Ghost Tour of Lancaster, one of America’s oldest cities. Tours are also available in Strasburg, where haunted houses, eerie graveyards and roaming spirits lurk in the night!

25 S Queen St, Lancaster, PA | 1 E Main St, Strasburg. PA
(717) 687-6687

26. Keystone Fireworks

The 10,000 square foot Keystone Fireworks superstore has Pennsylvania’s largest selection of mortars, rockets, firecrackers, and all of the biggest and best aerial fireworks. Located on Route 30 in the heart of Amish country. Open all year, 7 days a week.

2357 Lincoln Hwy East, Lancaster, PA
(717) 299-3180

27. Lapp Valley Farm

A Lancaster County favorite since 1975 has grown into a new location. In addition to 16 flavors of handmade small batch ice cream and homemade waffle cones, visit our new cafe and creamery for breakfast, lunch or supper.

4040 Old Phila., Pike, Gordonville
(717) 884-0507

28. Lil’ Country Store and Miniature Horse Farm

All aboard for a unique and memorable experience for all ages! Featuring 150 moving figures and scenes and 22 operating trains. Our hand-created model train layout has impressed families for over 50 years with realistic detail that will leave you asking “

264 Paradise Lane, Ronks, PA
(717) 687-8237

29. Red Rose Walking Food Tour

Enjoy historic tales from our seasoned storyteller as you take a 2.1 mile walk through downtown Lancaster. Experience food samples from several of our culturally divers eateries. Tours are held rain or shine. Reservations required.

3121 Windon Lane, Lancaster
(717) 945-5576

30. Abe’s Buggy Rides

Since 1968 Abe’s Buggy Rides has been providing private rides through the countryside in authentic Amish-style buggies. Experience your tour in the same family-style buggy as the Amish still use today. Bigger buggies are available for larger families. “Come Ride With Us”.

2596 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-in-Hand, PA
(717) 392-1794