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Hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania a Trip to Experience the Proud African-American History - Lancaster

By David Dugan Subscribe to RSS | May 12th 2012 | Views:
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The history in Lancaster, Pennsylvania is undeniable. After all, Lancaster is one of the oldest cities in the United States (especially considering it is not a coastal town). The architecture alone is a feast for the eyes of history buffs. However, many people may not realize the rich African-American history that exists in Lancaster County. If you are interested in true Civil War stories and the activities of the Underground Railroad, you will love a vacation at one of many hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania. When you are looking for hotels, Lancaster PA offers a wide variety of choices for any preference of accommodations.

You can experience history through museums, historic home tours, and horse and buggy rides through the countryside. Historical re-enactment groups are active at certain times of the year too. Staying at hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania makes it easy to see all the sites where African-American slaves made it to freedom through the Underground Railroad. With a range of hotels, Lancaster PA visitors can stay at farms, bed and breakfasts, inns, motels, hotels, and more to enjoy the rich history of the area. The official Pennsylvania tourism website even has civil war trail road trips mapped out especially for avid history enthusiasts.

While staying at hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania, you can experience the places described in the Quest for Freedom trail guide. This guide outlines some prominent people, places, and stories associated with the Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania. Following the trail can be an excellent activity for home schooling families, summer enrichment, or just individuals who want to gain greater insight into the way that 50,000 to 100,000 slaves made their way to the freedom of the north with the help of freed slaves and abolitionists. Seeing the places where history occurred can help make it come alive for those who have only read about it or heard stories. Staying at hotels, Lancaster PA visitors can make excursions to all the surrounding historic locations during the day.

A black militia company fought at Susquehanna during the Civil War. They were instrumental in stopping Confederate troops from destroying Lancaster by stopping them at the Wrightsville-Columbia Bridge. The proud African-American history in Pennsylvania Dutch Country is a great reason to come and stay at hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania. Relaxing during vacations at hotels, Lancaster PA visitors can absorb history and still enjoy the comfort of the modern hotels in the Pennsylvania Dutch Country.

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Visit http://www.fultonsteamboatinn.com today to see why The Fulton Steamboat Inn is considered one of the best hotels in Lancaster Pennsylvania. Elegant and unique hotel rooms with top of the line amenities makes The Fulton Steamboat Inn your number one choice for hotels Lancaster PA.

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