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

    Allegheny Portage Railroad

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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  • Road Closure

    Please be aware that part of the public area loop has been closed until further notice as the park starts preparatory efforts for this summer's paving project on the Picnic Area Road.

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  • Daily Summer Programs

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Daily summer programs at Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site More

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    Saturday, August 2, 2014

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    Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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    Wednesday, August 6, 2014

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    Thursday, August 7, 2014

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    Friday, August 8, 2014

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  • Van Tour of the Old Portage Railroad

    Saturday, August 9, 2014

    Join a Park Ranger for a free van tour of the old Portage Railroad. More

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    Saturday, August 9, 2014

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  • Evening on the Summit: Pennsylvania: Keystone of Tranpsortation Innovation

    Saturday, August 9, 2014

    Park Ranger Nathan Koozer discusses the evolution of transportation in Pennsylvania. More

  • Daily Summer Programs

    Sunday, August 10, 2014

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  • Heritage Hike: Summit Level

    Sunday, August 10, 2014

    Join a Park Ranger for a hike of the summit. More

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    Monday, August 11, 2014

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    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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    Wednesday, August 13, 2014

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    Thursday, August 14, 2014

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    Friday, August 15, 2014

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    Saturday, August 16, 2014

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  • Evening on the Summit: Michael O'Brian Band

    Saturday, August 16, 2014

    The Michael O'Brian Band will perform. You won't want to miss it! More

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    Sunday, August 17, 2014

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    Monday, August 18, 2014

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    Tuesday, August 19, 2014

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    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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    Thursday, August 21, 2014

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    Friday, August 22, 2014

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    Saturday, August 23, 2014

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  • Van Tour of the Old Portage Railroad

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Join a Park Ranger for a free van tour of the old Portage Railroad. More

  • Evening on the Summit: "Animal Adaptations," with DCNR Ranger Heidi Mullendore

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Learn about animal adaptations! More

  • Heritage Hike: Lower Trail Bike Tour, Alfarata

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Join a Park Ranger on bike, to learn more about this section of the Mainline Canal. More

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    Sunday, August 24, 2014

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    Monday, August 25, 2014

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    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014

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    Friday, August 29, 2014

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014

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Did You Know?

Engine House at incline plane #6

Accidents were common on the Allegheny Portage Railroad. In the 1840’s the engine house at incline plane #6 blew up killing four people.