If you're going to Gordonville for a vacation, don't forget to visit the nearby Lancaster attractions. Lancaster is a part of Pennsylvania where you will find dozens of interesting places. There are plenty of barns, farms, museums, amusement parks and science centers in this area, so you'll never run out of sights to see while staying at your Gordonville inn. Whether you're traveling alone or with family, these places will delight you in more ways than one.
Country Barn Farm Land
211 South Donnerville Road
Lancaster, PA 17603
This barn and the farmland around it is bustling with lots of exciting stops, like the country farm market and the intricate corn maze. It also offers events and activities like the Pick-Your-Own-Pumpkins, the Barnyard Babies Petting Farm and the Easter Bunny Village that is held every spring. Other activities you can enjoy while you're in Country Barn Farm Land include gem mining, country line dancing and hamburger farming. You will get to learn about the country life here. You can also buy organically raised produce such as fruits, vegetables, and indoor and outdoor plants.
Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park
2249 Lincoln Highway East
Lancaster, PA 17602
Strategically located in the heart of Pennsylvania, the Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park is one of the most popular among the Lancaster attractions. This place is bustling with more than 30 rides, entertainment shows, games and more. Some of the Daily Royal Entertainment you should try are Beyond the Castle Walls, the Dukes Dance Party, Bubba Bear and the Bandland Band, and Storytime with the Princess. They also offer themed party packages from May to December. The Dutch Wonderland has variety of food stalls such as the Mill Stream Eatery and Treehouse Terrace.
Hands-on House Children's Museum
721 Landis Valley Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
Hands-on House Children's Museum boasts of being the only children's museum in the area. This non-profit museum devotes its efforts to educating children and their parents about different subjects like art, history and many others. Self-directed exhibits are held to teach children ages 2 to 10. If you're staying in a Gordonville Bed and Breakfast with your kids, you should definitely make this Lancaster attraction part of your travel plans.
Lancaster Science Factory
454 New Holland Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17602
This science factory is one of the famous Lancaster attractions, and it makes science even more fun and amazing than it already is. With interactive exhibits, laboratories and workstations, you can engage in experiments that revolve around science, technology and engineering. It's a family-friendly attraction that provides a fun and educational experience. It's open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and from noon to 5 p.m. every Sunday.