Lancaster, South Carolina: Attractions Close to Home

Lancaster, South Carolina

We have recently shared posts about Rock Hill attractions and Fort Mill attractions that are worth visiting and enjoying – and now it’s time to highlight some of the best of Lancaster.

The Craft Stand

The Craft Stand is the go-to site in Lancaster for lovers of craft beer. Here’s a snippet about the owners: “Tired of the crowds and the traffic, they longed for a slower pace with a small-town feel. They love the historic downtown area of Lancaster.” The Craft Stand serves a wide selection of craft brews, as well as root beer and wine. Visitors can bring their own food and sample a variety of drinks while chatting with the friendly staff or listening to live music. Enjoy at 134 S. Main Street, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Benford Brewing Company

For a more in-depth look at craft beer, take a tour of the Benford Brewing Company. This craft microbrewery operates on a working farm on the outskirts of town. Learn more about the brewery’s natural method for making beer with a tour of the premises. Then, sit down and relax to sample some their beers yourself. Benford Brewing Company offers tours on Saturdays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 2271 Boxcar Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.

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Bob Doster’s Backstreet Studio

Bob Doster is a local sculptor who primarily works with stainless steel. His studio in Lancaster includes a sculpture garden and shop where you can get a better look at his internationally known works. You may even find the artist himself working on a new sculpture. Visit the studio at 217 E. Gay Street, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Springs House

If you want to gain a deeper understanding of Lancaster’s art scene, visit the Lancaster County Council of the Arts at the Springs House. The council displays a rotating exhibit of local contemporary art and a collection of 1940s textile art. During your visit, pay attention to the beautiful details of the historic Springs House. Head to 201 W. Gay Street, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Andrew Jackson State Park

This park honors Andrew Jackson, the seventh President of the United States, by preserving the 365 acres of land on which he was raised. Inside the park are numerous walking paths, a playground, campgrounds, an 18th-century replica schoolhouse and a history museum. Experience history and the great outdoors at 196 Andrew Jackson Park Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.

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