Family Fun Awaits in Lancaster County
The Country Inn & Suites is located near the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, where visitors of all ages find plenty to see and experience. Take a tour of Amish Country by bus or steam train, and then visit a working farm to learn about the historic traditions of this unique American group. Catch an exciting musical or play at one of several theaters nearby, including the American Music Theatre and Sight & Sound Theatres. Looking for another fun way to spend the day? Walk to Tanger Outlets from the hotel for an afternoon of shopping, or cross the street for hours of family fun at Dutch Wonderland.
History and Culture
- American Music Theatre (0.9 miles)
From Broadway musicals to comedy shows to country music concerts, American Music Theatre brings the best of the entertainment world to the Lancaster area. The theater hosts more than 300 performances each year, so check the schedule to find out what’s playing during your stay.
Phone: +1 (717) 397-7700
- The Amish Farm and House (0.8 miles)
Explore Amish Country with the aid of an experienced guide, and then tour the working farm and the farmhouse. Afterward, be sure to stop by the gift shop for Amish-made preserves, quilts and more.
Phone: +1 (717) 394-6185
- LancasterHistory.org (7 miles)
The physical headquarters of LancasterHistory.org includes art galleries and historical sites such as Wheatland, the impressive estate of former U.S. President James Buchanan.
Phone: +1 (717) 392-4633
- Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre (11 miles)
Enjoy a delicious meal as a Broadway-style musical unfolds before your eyes. This family-owned theater has been delighting audiences for 30 years.
Phone: +1 (717) 898-1900
- National Christmas Center Family Attraction & Museum (7.2 miles)
Get a healthy dose of holiday nostalgia and learn about the origins of American Christmas traditions at this charming, 20,000-square-foot museum.
Phone: +1 (717) 442-7950
- National Watch & Clock Museum (18 miles)
Learn about the history of keeping time, from ancient timepieces to atomic clocks, at this one-of-a-kind museum.
Phone: +1 (717) 684-8261
- Sight & Sound Theatres (3.5 miles)
Bible stories come to life with beautiful sets and dazzling effects at this state-of-the-art theater.
Phone: +1 (800) 377-1277
- Dutch Wonderland (across from hotel)
Get ready for a day of fun at this family-friendly amusement park. Enjoy fairy-tale-themed shows, family roller coasters and kiddie rides. During hot summer days, cool off at Duke’s Lagoon water park.
Phone: +1 (866) 386-2839
- Strasburg Rail Road (5 miles)
See Amish Country from a comfortable seat on this steam train. Book the dining car for a delicious lunch or lounge in the Victorian-style First-Class Parlor car.
Phone: +1 (866) 725-9666
- Turkey Hill Experience (17 miles)
This kid-friendly museum helps patrons learn all about dairy farming. Don’t miss the chance to make your own ice cream!
Phone: +1 (844) 847-4884
- Rockvale Outlets Lancaster (1 mile)
Take advantage of the deep discounts on brands such as Disney, Lenox, Levi’s, UnderArmour and many more at this 80-store outlet mall.
Phone: +1 (717) 293-9292
- Tanger Outlets (next to hotel)
Gear up for the new season with a stylish new outfit or accessories from Ann Taylor, Nike, Elizabeth Arden, Gap and many more at this outlet mall next door to the Country Inn & Suites.
Phone: +1 (717) 392-7260
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