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Arts. Culture. The Outdoors. So much to love about Lancaster.

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Get Out and Explore

There's always something to do in and around Lancaster County. Here are a few of our local favorites.

A U.S. News Best Place to Live Arts, Culture & the Outdoors

The city is a hub for culture, art, and theater.

  • From small local shops to the outlet malls such as Tanger Outlets, there are many places to browse and shop.
  • If you live downtown, you are just walking distance from the Fulton Theater, Lancaster Museum of Art and the independent movie theater Zoetropolis.
  • If you love sports, Lancaster is home to a professional baseball team, the Lancaster Barnstormers. The team plays at Clipper Magazine Stadium, just two blocks from Lancaster General Hospital.

Want to get outdoors? Our residents and faculty are very active and there is no shortage of outdoor activities in Lancaster.

Our Favorite Eateries The Local Food Scene

Lancaster's historic downtown has many locally owned cafes and restaurants surrounding Penn Square, the center of the city.