Where to Visit Animals in Lebanon County

April 7, 2021

Do you have kids who love animals? Did you know there a few local spots around Lebanon County where they can get up close and even pet animals?

Yep, that's right! 

  • The Pretzel Hut, located along Route 501 outside of Newmanstown, serves food and delicious ice cream, but also has a petting zoo in the back.
  • Patches Family Creamery, on Fonderwhite Road in Lebanon, sells ice cream, milk, butter, flowers, and other items in their store, and also has animals you can visit.
  • Batz Farm, located in Grantville, is the home of the popular baby goat snuggling and other fun farm events. 

Go beyond Lebanon County to check out some of these other great spots to visit animals.


Lake Tobias

Oregon Dairy, Lititz

Long's Park, Lancaster

Wolf Sanctuary, Lititz

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm, Ronks (opens for season May 29, 2021)

T&D's Cats of the World, Penns Creek (limited hours)

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