13 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Lancaster Pennsylvania

Lancaster County, or Pennsylvania Dutch Country, is a fantastic driveable family getaway from The Tri-State Area, the DMV, or Philly.

There is something for everyone in Lancaster—cultural Amish experiences, working farm activities, history, outdoor sports and scenic hikes, a train lover’s mecca, agri-tainment and  amusement parks.

There are some really cool lodging experiences in Lancaster— you can stay at a working farm with animals or at a real amish dairy,  as well as a wide range of house rentals, resorts, and hotels.

Lancaster is a County - so there are different towns and area, all with so  much to do!  Here's a small selection of our favorites!

Ren Faire & Its Grounds

Entrance to the Ren Faire was free and an all you could taste festival wine glass was $7 . It turned out to be a real gem! They have BrewFests and other festivals throughout the year as well.

Turkey Hill Ice Cream Experience

One of the most well known things to do in Lancaster Pa is The Turkey Hill Experience. Who doesn’t love an interactive center dedicated to Ice Cream?!?

Amazing for biking, fishing, or water activities! They have a large covered porch with rocking chairs, picnic areas, a small history museum and bathrooms!

Riverside State Park

A beloved, boutique BYOB restaurant serving Neplalese and Indian food in a lovely, yet family friendly setting. A reservation is a must for this popular spot!

Himalayan Curry  & Grill

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