Americas only all water cavern and wild life sanctuary! This unique cavern was formed by the bed of a shallow sea that existed millions of years ago. An immense spring of unknown origin flows into the cavern and allows you to ride the one-mile tour entirely by motorboat.
Bellefonte is listed on the National Register of Historical Places and has countless Victorian-style buildings. The Bellefonte Historical Railroad operates from the restored Pennsylvania Railroad Station and charters more than 60 miles of track.
This village provides a glimpse of iron-works plantation life in the 1800s. A refurbished iron-masters mansion contrasts with the restored iron-workers log cabin. The rebuilt, charcoal-fueled, water powered blast furnace preserves the heritage of Pennsylvanias metal industry.
Home of the Big Ten powerhouse, the Nittany Lions, Penn State enrolls nearly 40,000 students providing exciting athletic events at Beaver Stadium, the third largest football stadium in the country, and the new Bryce Jorden Center. The Plamer Museum of Art is also located on the campus and welcomes visitors with sculpture gardens and ten spacious galleries. Other museums include Matson Museum of Anthropology, Frost Entomological Museum, Earth and Mineral Science Museum, National Cable Television Center and Museum, and the Football Hall of Fame. Penn State also offers recreational facilities such as golf courses, tennis courts, and flower gardens.
Free heated pool and wading pool, recreation area, playground, basketball court, sports area, stocked fishing pond, walking trails, choice of wooded or open sites, kamping kabins, two clean modern bathhouses, general store (gifts, RV and camping supplies), Laundromat, 24-hour security, leashed pets, group rates, off-season rates, cable TV and more.
Every Wednesday the large farming and Amish population gather to sell baked goods, produce and livestock. The market has grown into a large flea market. This is a fun way to interact with the Pennsylvania Amish and get to taste their foods, view and buy their crafts, and observe their lifestyle.
This amusement park provides free admission, free parking and free entertainment. It is home to one of the few remaining hand-carved antique Grand Carousel. Its Bumper Cars are rated the best in America!
This National Historic Site provides a look into the operation of transporting people and goods over the Allegheny Mountains in the early 1800s. The portage railroad was a set of stairs, on a grand scale, and mechanized inclines to lift and lower cars.
In 1889 the South Fork Dam broke and its waters moved down 14 miles to the town of Johnstown. The devastation of the town itself was over in 10 minutes and in that time 2,200 people were killed. This national memorial explains the reason and the outcome of this disaster.
This track of railroad was built in 1854 and today still guides about 50 trains a day. The curve hugs the edge of three adjacent mountains. It is a piece of technological ingenuity that holds up more than 140 years after its inception.
Piper aircrafts became known as the aircrafts that taught the world to fly. The factory was located in Lock Haven Pennsylvania. Come enjoy the ever-increasing variety of photographs, archives, memorabilia, and aircrafts at the Piper Aviation Museum . See the Piper Super Cruiser that flew around the world in 1947.