February 24, 2022
Manheim PA is located in the heart of Lancaster County and has something for everyone to enjoy. This small town in Northern Lancaster County with a population of nearly 5,000, boasts art galleries, charming boutiques, nationally-known attractions, wineries, bountiful restaurants and lovely architecture. Manheim is also home to many events such as a monthly community downtown event (1st Thursdays) or the annual PA Renaissance Faire that happens every August – October. Check out the list below for a whole host of wonderful places to see and things to do in Manheim, PA!!
Manheim as a terrific collection of wineries, breweries & distilleries, making it a perfect town for a ‘tour de tanks’!! Start out at one of the best vineyards in Lancaster County, then head over to Mount Hope Estate where you can stroll between buildings to try their winery, brewery and distillery. Then end your tour in downtown Manheim at one of the newest wine maker’s in the county.
Taking a tour is a fun way to experience something interesting and unique in a new town, while learning about something new. Enjoy the sights, sounds & smells of a working farm or learn about local history in a restored train station museum. Local tours are a unique way to experience a community and the tours in Manheim PA will be a memorable part of your getaway!
For anyone with a competitive spirit or just looking to get active during your Lancaster vacation, Manheim has some really fun venues where you can get your blood pumping. If bragging rights are what you want to take home as a souvenir, check out these Manheim attractions:
Manheim is home to some really delicious restaurants, with enough variety to keep you coming back time and again depending on your mood or occasion. From full service bar/restaurants and diners to coffee shops and pizza parlors, your sure to find your perfect Manheim restaurant for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
Manheim is home to some really unique special event venues! Lancaster Liederkranz and Mount Hope Estate host events and festivals all year long! If dancing, drinking & generally having a grand ole time are on your vacation agenda, you should definitely plan your trip around one of these events!
Civic organizations like the Manheim Area Chamber of Commerce and the Manheim Historical Society organize special events and fundraisers year-round. The downtown square in Manheim has unique architecture, great businesses and easy parking for locals and tourists to enjoy fun community gatherings.
If you want to bring home a special gift from your Lancaster County vacation, there area number of shops in Manheim that are privately owned & offer unique gifts, art, food and clothing. Stroll through the downtown district to check out most of the shops on our list!
As you can see, we love sending our B&B guests to Manheim! It’s an easy drive from the Historic Smithton Inn Bed and Breakfast in Ephrata, to all the things you want to see and do in Manheim. The Smithton Inn’s central location in Lancaster County make it a favorite destination for visitors exploring the area. Our historic property, built in 1763 boasts spacious guest rooms and suites, luxurious amenities, an on-site wine bar & homemade breakfasts each morning that guests rave about. Book Now for the best rates and availability.
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