Take a virtual tour of Steamtown NHS by clicking on the links below. Each takes you to a page featuring a 360-degree rotating photograph of a Steamtown location.
To rotate the picture, position your cursor on the photograph and left-click. Hold the left button down and move the mouse to rotate the photograph. You may also use the Shift key to zoom in and the Control key to zoom out.
(Note: The virtual tour is not compatible with Netscape 6.)
Steamtown offers many programs, walking tours, train rides and excursions. However, the tours cannot possibly show everything happening at the park. This virtual tour shows How a Steam Locomotive Tire is Changed (click to view MS Powerpoint (1,553k) or Adobe Acrobat (838k)). Other virtual tours will be added in the future.
Did You Know?
The engineer drives the locomotive using the throttle lever, brakes, and reversing gear. He (or she) is in charge of the locomotive. The conductor, however, is in charge of the train. Learn more about railroad jobs at Steamtown NHS in Scranton, Pennsylvania. More...