Details: Pretzels in Pennsylvania

Friday, April 16, 2010

GETTING THERE

Lancaster County is about 110 miles from the Beltway. Take Interstate 95 north to I-695 north to I-83 north. Take U.S. Route 30 east at Exit 21 to PA Route 501 (Lititz Pike) south to Lancaster.

STAYING THERE

Warwick Inn and Suites

613 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, Pa.; 800-264-7143

http://www.warwickinnpa.com

Rooms start at $89.

EATING THERE

Lititz Family Cupboard

12 W. Newport Rd., Lititz, Pa.; 717-626-9102

http://www.lititzfamilycupboard.com

Hearty Pennsylvania Dutch fare. Most entrees under $10.

PLAYING THERE

Martin's Pretzel Bakery

1229 Diamond St., Akron, Pa.; 717-859-1272

http://www.martinspretzelspa.com

Open Monday-Friday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.

Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery

219 E. Main St., Lititz, Pa.; 717-626-4354

http://www.juliussturgis.com

Bakery tours Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Free.

Hammond Pretzel Bakery

716 S. West End Ave., Lancaster, Pa.; 717-392-7532

http://www.hammond pretzels.com

Bakery hours are Monday-Friday 7 to 5 a.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to noon. Free.

Snyder's of Hanover

1350 York St., Hanover, Pa.; 800-233-7125

http://www.snydersofhanover.com

Tours Tuesday-Thursday at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Free, reservations required.

INFORMATION

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