Dating Back To 1730, Central Market Lancaster In Pennsylvania Is One Of America's Oldest Markets
By Beth Price-Williams|Published December 28, 2021
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Just about everywhere we go in Pennsylvania, we come face-to-face with history, even if we may not realize it. A stroll through Central Market Lancaster in Pennsylvania, for example, is like traveling back through time. As one of the oldest in the United States, the market has become a popular neighborhood gathering spot and the perfect place for finding everything from fresh produce and homemade goodies to fresh flowers and handmade gifts.
Have you been to Central Market Lancaster in Pennsylvania? What did you think? Share your experience in the comments! Pennsylvania’s brimming with charming markets. If you’re a fan of homemade Amish goods, make your way to Bristol Amish Market.
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