Lancaster Tours Provide Fun Time for Visitors
The Lancaster area in southeastern Pennsylvania is widely known for its incredible history and culture. The area was settled several hundred years ago by Dutch and Amish settlers, and today the area remains known under the names Amish Country and Dutch Country. There are some popular experiences that are a "must" for any trip to Lancaster.
The Millennium Theatre is widely known for its incredible shows that incorporate live animals, brilliant set designs, and fabulous sound and special effects. You will want to catch a show at this theater when you are visiting the area, but you will want to treat yourself to the unique Behind the Scenes Millennium Theatre Tour, too. With a one hour and 15 minutes Behind the Scenes tour, you will get an up-close look at everything involved in pulling of a high caliber stage production. The tour includes a glimpse at the sound and lighting system, the area where the live animals are kept, the acting talents' dressing rooms, and so much more.
You will also want to make the short drive out to Bird in Hand, Pennsylvania for the memorable Amish Experience Theater and Country Homestead Tour Combo. This incredible experience provides your whole family with the perfect way to learn more about the Amish. The tour begins with a brief movie at the F/X Theater which gives you insight into the daily life of a traditional, Old Order Amish family. After the tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the home of the actual family featured in the film. You can spend time watching the family go about their daily routine and interact with the family members, too. This truly is a memorable experience that will live with you.
These two experiences are just a few of the many incredible activities awaiting you in Lancaster. Spend time getting to know the history and culture of this very unique and beautiful area soon!