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May 24-25, 2014
Visit Steamtown National Historic Site on Saturday, May 24 or Sunday, May 25 for an event titled, "Troops and Trains."
Among the planned exhibits for this two-day event are
- recreation of a WWII Troop Train and an encampment
At this point, we are hoping to have The Dietrich Radio Players performing a live 1940's radio broadcast in our theater. For more information, phone or email Park Ranger Kenny Ganz at 570-340-5240.
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...