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Lancaster General Hospital was located in a small row home on North Queen Street in Lancaster City when we welcomed our first patient in 1893. Over the past 125 years, we have grown to become Lancaster General Health, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health system providing innovative and compassionate care that helps make our community among the healthiest in the nation. Explore our rich history, along with notable historic moments in Lancaster County and the field of medicine.

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