Lancaster General Activity Guide
In the heart of Pennsylvania's Dutch country, you will find an excellent selection of points of interests that are worth exploring on your getaway. These attractions and activities are designed to provide you a true cultural experience that immerses you in the cuisine, history, and natural beauty of the area. Make plans to include some of these great attractions and activities in your vacation to the Lancaster area.
Joseph at Sight and Sound Millennium Theatre
Enjoy the classical biblical tale of Joseph performed live on stage at the grand Sight and Sound Millennium theatre. This venue is known for putting on impressive creations that feature high tech sound and lighting, gorgeous costumes and sets, and amazing special effects. Joseph is the biblical tale that explores adversity and triumphant victory. This show is appropriate for all ages, and runs for approximately two hours.
Dinner and a show at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is the perfect way to end a terrific day in the Lancaster area. This establishment serves up delicious American cuisine buffet-style.
Good 'N Plenty Restaurant
The Good 'N Plenty Restaurant is among the most popular restaurants in the area. This casual, family-friendly restaurant sits in a historic, remodeled farmhouse and serves up Pennsylvania Dutch cuisine. Favorites like baked country sausage, shoo fly pie, pork and sauerkraut are just a few of the delicious treats on the menu. There is also a gift shop and bakery on-site, offering you the perfect place to pick up souvenirs and baked treats to enjoy later.
Amish Experience Theater and Country Homestead Tour Combo
The Lancaster area is known for its large Amish population. The Amish Experience Theater and Country Homestead Tour Combo gifts you the perfect way to experience the lifestyles of the Amish community. This tour begins with time to explore the exhibits at the large Amish Experience visitor's center and then provides you with seats at the F/X Theater on-site to watch Jacob's Choice. This short cinematic presentation presents you an inside look at the life and tribulations of an Old Order Amish family. After the film, spend some time visiting the home of the family followed in the reel where you can see first-hand how they live and interact. This experience is reccomended for all ages, so bring your whole family.