Things to see and do - Lancaster
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Lancaster Travel guide
Lancaster : Michelin's recommendations
Seat of Lancaster County, a hub of Pennsylvania's Mennonite and Amish populations, this colonial burg anchors one of the richest farming areas in the country. Main roads lead like spokes on a wheel into the heart of Lancaster, a market center for farmers and a magnet for tourists. Visitors enjoy Lancaster's historic heritage as well as its bucolic charm and its lively Central Market.
Tourist attractions Lancaster : Things to see and do
1120 1120 Marietta Ave. USA - Lancaster, PA 17603
This stately Federal-style mansion was home to James Buchanan (15th US President) from 1848 until his death. Furnishings reflect Buchanan's tenure as head of state, and a number of the decorative pieces were gifts from foreign dignitaries.
Northwest Corner of Penn Square USA - Lancaster, PA 17603
Long heralded for its architecture, Central Market's 1889 Romaneque-style brick structure now houses some 60 vendors who ply a brisk trade in quilts, shoofly pie (filled with a mixture of molasses and brown sugar), sausages, pepper cheeses and other ..
13 W King St USA - Lancaster, PA 17603
Completed in 1797, the Georgian-style Old City Hall houses a collection of Pennsylvania folk arts, furniture and silver. Changing exhibits feature needlework, quilts and fraktur, an illuminated script.