Visit Lancaster City Plan Your Trip to Lancaster City

Lancaster is a historic and diverse city with a vibrant culture centered on the arts, superb food, and eclectic local shops. We welcome you to come to visit Lancaster City where historic charm meets modern city.

Where Historic Charm Meets Modern City

Global Flavors Meet Local Ingredients

Lancaster City is serious about great food. Explore a vibrant mix of world cuisines, farm-to-table fare, and some of Pennsylvania’s most awarded fine dining.

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Explore Unique Shopping Destinations

Lancaster City is a charming destination with nearly 150 independent retailers that offers a unique shopping experience. You’ll want to give yourself a full day—at least—to explore the city’s range of vintage shops, art galleries, indie boutiques, and unique marketplaces.

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Family Fun, History, and a Thriving Arts Scene

Lancaster City balances the legacy of its rich past with a vibrant influx of modern experiences, creating dynamic adventures for visitors of all ages.

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Make Your First Stop The Lancaster City Welcome Center

Let our team help you navigate the best the city has to offer. From maps and guides, to themed itineraries and tours, the Welcome Center can help you make the most of your visit to Lancaster City!

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Request a Lancaster City Travel Guide

Learn more about the sights, sounds, and more Lancaster City has to offer. Request your Lancaster City Travel Guide today!

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