Lancaster County Convention Center and Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square is an extraordinary gem of a facility set in a city rich with authentic tradition and sophistication. It offers the very latest in meeting, conference and event amenities, technology, and visitor experience. Providing more than 90,000 square feet of combined space for conventions, events, and trade shows, this $177-million integrated facility is ideal for groups ranging in size from five to 5,000 in a location that is convenient to northeast metropolitan cities—but not as demanding on your event budget. Incorporating the iconic 19th-Century Beaux Arts façade of the former Watt & Shand department store, the complex anchors Lancaster's historic Penn Square, offering visitors an incomparable experience directly amidst the vibrant appeal of Downtown Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Vital Statistics > Spacious 46,000-square-foot exhibit hall > Flexible pre-function space of more than 20,000 square feet > Elegant 8,700-sq.-ft. ballroom > Adjoining Marriott Hotel with 299 hotel guest rooms and additional 14,000 square feet of meeting space An authentic and beloved city, Lancaster is conveniently located within the Mid-Atlantic corridor just 90 minutes from both Philadelphia and Baltimore and 45 minutes from Harrisburg, the capital of Pennsylvania. Unique among northeast meeting locations, Lancaster offers an unmatched blend of unique tradition, solid customer service ethic, and friendly urban sophistication. Its convenience to metropolitan areas such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and New York, along with its reasonably priced goods and services, make Lancaster, Pennsylvania an exceptionally sound choice as a business destination.