Country Home Furniture
1352 Main Street East Earl
If beautiful, quality, brand new, solid wood, American made and Amish handcrafted furniture is important to you then you owe it to yourself to explore Country Home.
Miesse Candies & Factory Tour
118 N Water St Lancaster
Miesse Candies has been a favorite of young and old chocolate lovers for more than 140 years, offering high-quality, homemade chocolates at reasonable prices. Miesse Candies is a household word in the homes of Lancaster County families. Miesse Candies offers many specialties to its retail and wholesale customers in milk, dark and white chocolates.
Breweries & Wineries
Only intact 19th century brewery building left in the United States. Includes a microbrewery and three restaurants including a Biergarten. Brewer’s tour, Sat. 2 p.m. Reservations required.
102 N. Market St., Mount Joy
Lancaster Brewing Co.
Micro-brewery tours. Mon.-Fri. 1-2 p.m.; Sat. 3 and Sun. 3 p.m. Free. Reservations required.
Plum and Walnut sts., Lancaster
Lancaster County Winery
Sited on one of the oldest farms in Lancaster County and includes an 1821 stone farmhouse. Wine sampling available. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
799 Rawlinsville Road, Willow Street
Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate
Wine-making facility where the Nissley family produces estate bottled wines. Winery tours include wine sampling. Under 21 must be accompanied by parent. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-4 p.m. Free self-guided tour.
140 Vintage Drive, Bainbridge
Stoudt Brewing Company
Brewery tour. Sat. 3 p.m.; Sun. 1 p.m. Free.
Route 272, Adamstown
Lancaster Central Market
One of the oldest covered markets in the United States. Fresh produce, meats, baked goods, flowers and more. Tues. and Fri. 6 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 6 a.m.-2 p.m. Free.
Penn Square, Lancaster
Oldest farmers market in Lancaster County. A late 19th-century town jail in basement. Tours of jail by request. Special event: “Spring Fling!’’ Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Reg. hours: Thurs. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Third and Locust sts., Columbia
Lancaster East Side Market
Fresh produce, baked goods and other offerings, plus musicians and more. Sun. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Musser Park, Lime and Chestnut sts, Lancaster
Lititz Farmers Market
Open-air, seasonal market, last Saturday of the season. Sat. 8 a.m.-noon. Free.
N. Water St., Lititz
Seasonal farmers market. Cont. through Oct. Sun. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free.
Flanagan Park, E. Front and Pine sts., Marietta
Open June through October
Amish Country Homestead
30- to 40-minute tours through a nine-room Amish house replica furnished with the help of local Amish. Guides explain Amish clothes and customs. Also tour the Fisher One Room School. Daily 10:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Tours begin at quarter to the hour. $10.95 adults, $7.95 children 4-12.
Grounds of Plain and Fancy Farm, Route 340, Bird-in-Hand
Amish Farm and House
Guided tour through authentic Amish home, built in 1805. Self-guided tour of 15-acre farm includes animals, Amish one-room school, covered bridge and more. Picnic area. Daily 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $9.25 adults, $8.25 seniors, $6.25 children 5-11.
2395 Lincoln Hwy. E., Lancaster
Guided house tour describes the Amish way of life. Includes a blacksmith shop, schoolhouse and barn with animals. Picnic grounds available. Daily 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $9 adults, $5.50 children 5-12, free children 4 and under. Group rates available.
Hartman Bridge Road, Strasburg
Mennonite Information Center
Learn more about the unique way of life of the Amish and Mennonites. A film, walk-through exhibit, bookstore and more. Mon.-Sat. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free.
2209 Millstream Road, Lancaster
Mill Bridge Village and Camp Resort
Self-guided tour through two historic landmarks: the 1738 John Herr Grist Mill and an 1844 covered bridge, plus movie “Meet The Amish.” Open daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $3.95 adults, 95 cents children 5-10, free for children under 5.
101 S. Ronks Road, Strasburg
Historic site of an 18th-century religious community. Several buildings and interpretive tours. Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. noon-5 p.m. Last tour at 4 p.m. $10 adults, $9 seniors, $3 children 3-11, free for children 2 and under.
632 W. Main St., Ephrata
Fulton Opera House
Tour of this restored and refurbished theater, built in 1852 and one of the oldest continuous running theaters in the nation. Fri. noon. $5 adults, $2 students.
12 N. Prince St., Lancaster
Established in the mid-1800s by the German Reformed Church. Those buried there include Lancaster painter Charles Demuth and Civil War Gen. John Fulton Reynolds.
205 E. Lemon St., Lancaster
St. James Episcopal Church
Built 1820, enlarged in 1870. The congregation started in 1744. Self-guided tour of church and churchyard. Gen. Edward Hand’s grave located there. Mon.-Sat. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
103 N. Duke St., Lancaster
Established in 1836, the cemetery is the burial site of abolitionist Thaddeus Stevens, who chose this cemetery because it didn’t restrict burials based on race or religion. Open daily, dawn to dusk.
West Chestnut and North Mulberry sts., Lancaster