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Historical Attractions & Sightseeing

Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor

Navigate the Delaware and Lehigh, 165 miles of America’s history.

110 North 3rd St.,
Suite 220
Lehighton, PA 18235
610.377.4063

Eagles Mere Historic Village

Visit historic Eagles Mere, an unspoiled Victorian Resort in Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Specialty Shops, Museum, Pristine Lake, Fall foliage and Parks.

288 Eagles Mere Avenue
Eagles Mere, PA 17731

Eckley Miners’ Village

Young and old will learn about the hardships and triumphs of the coal miner and his family with a visit to Eckley Miners'  Village.

2 Main Street
Weatherly, PA 18255
570.636.2070

Electric City Trolley Station And Museum

Exit 185 off I-81
300 Cliff Street
Scranton, PA 18503
570.963.6590

Forty Fort Meeting House

Guided tours of the historic 1807 church with original boxed pews, elevated pulpit, and
hand-craved columns.  Open Sundays from 1-3 pm from Memorial Day Weekend through the last Sunday of September.  Tours on other days are available with advance arrangements.

20 River St.
Forty Fort, PA, 18704
570-287-5214

Greater Hazleton Historical Society Museum

The Museum offers a varied look at the events, institutions and people responsible for shaping the Hazleton community,  including exhibits on anthracite mining.

55 N. Wyoming St.
Hazleton, PA 18201
570.455.8576

Historical Brainerd Church

This brick church was constructed in 1853 and is a significant example of Greek Revival architecture.

Off Route 93
Sybertsville, PA 18251

Houdini Tour & Museum

The only museum in the world devoted solely to Houdini shows and tours.

1433 N. Main Ave.
Scranton, PA 18508
570.342.5555

Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour

Explore abandoned mines 300 feet beneath the earth and learn how men toiled  their  to harvest the "black diamonds" that fueled America’s Industrial Revolution.

McDade Park
Scranton, PA 18504
800.238.7245

Lackawanna Heritage Valley National & State Heritage Area

The Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority works with partners to strengthen and enhance the historic, cultural, economic, and natural assets of the communities along the Lackawanna River using preservation, interpretation and education to tell the region’s story.

213 South 7th Avenue
Scranton, PA 18505
570-963-6730 Ext. 8200

Lattimer Massacre Memorial

Site of the 1897 Miner Labor Strife.

Route 940
Hazleton, PA 18201

Luzerne Civil War Monument

This monument was erected to honor the unit stationed at an encampment on the town’s farmlands. This unit participated in numerous battles at Gettysburg.

Bennett St.
Luzerne, PA 18709

Luzerne County Historical Society Museum

Founded in 1858, the Society chronicles the history of the Wyoming Valley from prehistoric times to the present in three floors of exhibits.

69 South Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
570.822.1727

Luzerne County
Historical Society
Office and Research Library

49 South Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
570.823.6244

Nathan Denison House

Built in 1790 by early settlers from Connecticut. Open for tours Sunday from 1-4 starting the last Sunday in May through the last Sunday in September.

35 Denison St.
Forty Fort, PA 18704
570.823.6244

Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Friedman Observatory Telescope

Old Route 115
Lehman, PA 18627
570.675.2171

Mary Stegmaier Mansion

Lovely Victorian Mansion that is a unique meeting and banquet space for weddings and other functions.
156 South Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
570.823.9372

 

Steamtown National
Historic Site

Climb aboard an old steam engine. Enjoy a train excursion. Learn about steam railroading and the people who made it possible.

Lackawanna Ave. at Cliff St.
Scranton, PA 18503
570.340.5200
888.693.9391

Susquehanna Energy Riverlands Information Center

Learn about nuclear energy at the Susquehanna Energy Information Center through interactive displays and exhibits.  All programs are free and open to the public.

634 Salem Blvd.
Berwick, PA 18603
570.759.2281

The Frederick Stegmaier Mansion

Located in the River Street Historic District, The Frederick Stegmaier Mansion is a historic house museum, banquet facility and grand Bed and Breakfast.

304 South Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA  18702
570.823.9372

The Swetland Homestead

The Swetland Homestead is a short distance from the Nathan Denison House. Both give visitors an insight to early American living and architecture.

885 Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA 18644
570.822.1727

 

White Haven Area Community Library And Visitors Center

The WHACL provides the public with educational materials, WiFi and internet access, and a range of educational programs for children and adults.

99 Towanda Street
White Haven, PA. 18661
570.443.8776

Wilkes-Barre Walking Tour

Call for free brochure.
From the Luzerne County Courthouse to Wilkes-Barre City Hall, visitors who take a walking tour of Wilkes-Barre will see a wide range of architectural styles and history living on through renovated buildings and structures.

888.905.2872 

Wyoming Monument

This monument was built in 1843 in memory of those who fought and died in the Battle of Wyoming in 1778.

Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA 18644