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Welcome to Lawrence County

Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Nestled in between Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Erie – Lawrence County is a short drive from just about anywhere. Relax for an afternoon, or stay the week – There’s plenty for everyone to enjoy! Simply Historic Founded in …


History of Lawrence County

Lawrence County was created on March 20, 1849, from parts of Beaver and Mercer Counties and named for Perry’s Flagship, Lawrence, which had been named for Captain James Lawrence, a naval hero. New Castle, the county seat, was laid out …


Lawrence County Visitors Guide

Lawrence County 2021 Visitors Guide The guide includes a map of the Stavich Bicycle Trail. It’s the only bicycle trail in the United States that will take you through three different townships, two different counties and states.  Another feature is …


Fireworks Capital of America

Two nationally recognized companies are credited with making New Castle, PA the “Fireworks Capital of America” – Zambelli Fireworks Internationale and Pyrotecnico both got their start in the mid 1800′s in Lawrence County (which was once the largest producer of …


Board of Directors

Visit Lawrence County exists to drive awareness and engagement in Lawrence County as a growing destination to live, work and visit. Officers – 2021 Steven Johnston, Apple Castle President Katie Seminara- DeToro, Class-Co Foods Vice President Michael Joseph, State Farm …


Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy The Visit Lawrence County web site is administered by the Lawrence County Tourist Promotion Agency (LCTPA). The Board of Commissioners of Lawrence County has designated LCTPA as the official tourism promotion and development organization for Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. …


Media Room

Visit Lawrence County Logo to place on your website for reciprocal link: Copy & Paste Code For Your Website: <!– Start LCTPA Logo Embed –> <a href=”https://www.visitlawrencecounty.com” target=”_blank”><img src=”https://www.visitlawrencecounty.com/media/visit-lawrence-county-logo.png” alt=”Visit the Lawrence County Tourist Promotion Agency Website”></a> <!– End LCTPA …