Attractions & Activities
Lancaster Public Library

Providing library service in Lancaster for over 250 years.

As one of the oldest public libraries in the country, Lancaster Public Library has been providing library service in Lancaster for over 250 years. The library’s mission is to be the leading community resource for culture and life-long learning.

The library has over 300,000 books, periodicals, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks including electronic books, and e-readers (Kindles and Nooks). We also offer unique services such as the Autism Resource Center, the Duke Street Business Center, and language learning materials.

Our commitment is to providing everyone free and equal access to information, a cornerstone of democracy, and to providing children and adults access to literacy and learning opportunities. The library offers hundreds of storytimes, reading discussions, cultural events, and educational programs every year.

More Lancaster City Attractions & Activities

Crystal Park

Crystal Park includes new renovated playground and basketball courts, plus the new public art installation Changing Gears.

Historic Rock Ford

Circa 1794 Georgian-style home of Edward Hand who served as Adjutant General to George Washington.

REology Studio

REology is a creative event space, workshop studio, and retail idea shop with exciting repurposed and unique finds.