Scranton Hotel & Convention Center, Dunmore Pennsylvania Things to Do & Scranton Attractions

A grand time will be yours when you see how many interesting things there are to do in the Dunmore, Pennsylvania area. Our next store neighbor is a beautiful relaxing, serene nature walk trail approx. 1.5 mile around the crisp clear reservoir. Stop for a picnic, or for fishing.  Capture a small little fall.
Catch a show or stand-up comedian at the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple. Take the Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour and explore a former working mine. Delight in all types of trains at the Steamtown National Historic Site. Learn about these attractions and several others by perusing the list below.
Scranton Cultural Center

Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple -

Built in 1930, the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple features off-Broadway shows, stand-up comedy, and musical performances. The Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic can be heard on a regular basis at the Scranton Cultural Center, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour & Anthracite Heritage Museum -

Go deep into a former working coal mine by taking the Lackawanna Coal Mine tour. The tour, which is in operation from April 1 to November 30, begins with visitors getting into an authentic mine car and traveling into two coal veins. Afterwards, be sure to check out the Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum, located right next door to the mine.

Steamtown National Historic Site -

Discover how the railroad industry molded Lackawanna County at the Steamtown National Historic Site through a variety of fascinating exhibits. Begun in 1986, this attraction is perfect for train aficionados. Get an up-close-and-personal look at freight cars, passenger cars and locomotives.


Electric City Trolley Museum -

Trolleys have come and gone in America but you'll have a chance to see them for yourself at the Electric City Trolley Museum. Situated in a restored late-19th century mill building, the museum boasts vintage trolleys along with interactive exhibits and displays.
Hotel in Dunmore
Hotel in Dunmore
Pennsylvania Mountain Ski Resort

Elk Mountain Ski Resort -

Fans of winter sports will flock to Elk Mountain Ski Resort in eastern Pennsylvania. Since 1959, Elk Mountain has been one of the most popular spots for both downhill and cross-country skiers. Snowboarders are also welcome to the area's highest ski area that features 27 runs and six chair lifts.


The Crossings Premium Outlets Mall -

If you're in the market for serious retail therapy, you'll want to head on over to The Crossings Premium Outlets Mall. Take advantage of great deals at over 100 premium outlet stores, including Cole Haan, Burberry, Coach, Gap Outlet, Liz Claiborne, Calvin Klein, Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike, Movado, Banana Republic Factory Store, and DKNY Jeans.

Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain -

An unbelievable outdoor amphitheater where every seat is a great seat, Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain features concerts from May through September. Set atop magnificent Montage Mountain, the Toyota Pavilion brings in such eclectic musicians as Def Leppard and Dave Matthews.


Sno Mountain Ski Resort -

With the steepest slope in the entire state of Pennsylvania, Sno Mountain Ski Resort is a big draw. Discover 26 superb ski trails for downhill and cross-country adventures. Snowboarding is also big at Sno Mountain, which features a fabulous food court with all kinds of delicacies to help keep your engine running.
Scranton PA Wachovia Arena

Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza -

Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza opened in1999 and is home to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League as well as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers of the Arena Football League. Concerts also abound here and have starred such stellar headliners as Elton John, Cher, and Simon & Garfunkel.


The Shoppes at Montage -

There is no shopping like the shopping you'll find at The Shoppes at Montage. This upscale retail oasis serves up a top-tier line-up of name brand stores, everything from Ann Taylor to J. Jill to Eddie Bauer. Visit the mom and pop shops around the area and all the unique boutiques Dunmore has to offer. Restaurants are in no short supply and include Longhorn Steak House and Panchero's Mexican Grill.
Hotel in Dunmore
Hotel in Dunmore
Pennsylvania Attractions
200 Tigue Street, Dunmore, Pennsylvania 96815-2096
BEST WESTERN PLUS Scranton East Hotel & Convention Center - Dunmore, Pennsylvania Located at
200 Tigue Street, Dunmore, Pennsylvania 18512
Fax: 570-343-5171
Email: gm@hiscranton.com
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