Tunkhannock Viaduct Excursion Sold out
SCRANTON, PA – Steamtown National Historic Site, downtown Scranton, Pennsylvania, announced today that tickets for the special excursion to Tunkhannock Viaduct, scheduled for Saturday, September 12, 2009, are no longer available as the train completely “sold out” in a two-day period! The excursion date coincides with the Borough of Nicholson’s “Bridge Day” celebration which takes place the following day, Sunday, September 13, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., commemorating the 94th anniversary of the viaduct. For information on the Nicholson “Bridge Day” festival, phone (570) 942-4767 or 942-4443.
Did You Know?
Mexican President General Antonia Lopez de Santa Anna owned stock in the Lackawanna Railroad, chartered in 1854 with plans to operate between Jessup and Nay Aug, PA. Part of the route became a branch line of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad. Learn more about railroads at Steamtown NHS. More...