• Photo of Lemon House, Level #6, and Engine House on a beautiful summer day.

    Allegheny Portage Railroad

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Event Details

  • 10/13/2012

    Location: Call ahead for reservations and details. | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM Fee Information: $2.00 per person/park passes do not apply Contact Name: Park Staff Contact Phone Number: (814) 886-6150

Join us on October 13 for an evening ghost tour of the Allegheny Portage Railroad and hear about the darker side of life and death on the Portage Railroad. Learn about the hazards that workers and travelers of the 1830s and 1840s faced as they crossed the Allegheny Mountains.

 

Be advised that inclement weather MAY CANCEL the event; call ahead.

Tours will be held at:

6:00; 6:20; 6:40; 7:00;  .

Space for the 50 minute tours is limited to 15 people per tour so reservations are required.  Tours will be held rain or shine. The cost is $2 per person and National Parks passes are not valid.