Philadelphia's Fairmount Park, the largest urban park in the country, is another area enjoyed by Lansdowne's residents.
Lansdowne is a lively community. An eclectic mix of retailers comprise its commercial corridors, with shops ranging from antiques to health food, books, musical instruments, clothing, an award winning cafe, and produce stands. In addition, Lansdowne hosts an annual town-wide yard sale.
Lansdowne also offers an excellent mix of entertainment and cultural options including the Lansdowne Symphony Orchestra, Celebration Theater, and Lansdowne Folk Club. All provide entertainment throughout the year.
Outdoor activities in Lansdowne are equally abundant. The Borough boasts nine parks. Residents can enjoy everything from shooting hoops to swimming laps, spending time with their children on the playground, or exploring acres upon acres of open space.