The City of Lancaster is never short on exciting attractions and events for people of all ages. From baseball games to community celebrations, to kids museums to operas, there is always something unique to experience in Lancaster City. The vibrant arts community of Lancaster City is an integral part of our rich and diverse culture. In our walkable urban center, you will find the arts in many shapes and forms, including museums, an art college, live theater, dance and musical performances, plus galleries, and artist studios.
Among the variety of attractions and events, you will find over 200 distinctive shops and boutiques with one-of-a-kind items that you can’t find anywhere else. Whether you are looking for sophisticated or funky, retro or edgy, antique or contemporary, you will find it in the City of Lancaster.
Complete your visit with a meal or treat at one of the numerous excellent Downtown restaurants that offer menus from casual to fine dining. Downtown Lancaster is home to 90+ dining locations, the majority of which are independently owned and operated, cater to the most laid-back outings, the most elegant cuisines and everything in between.