• An engineer inspects the running gear of a steam locomotive at Steamtown NHS

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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  • 2014 Entrance Fee-Free Day

    Monday, August 25, 2014

    America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Monday, August 25, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • Train Excursion from Scranton to Moscow and Return

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    A 26-mile round-trip passenger excursion along the former Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Pocono mainline during Railfest 2014. More

  • Railfest 2014

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Visit Steamtown NHS, downtown Scranton, for Railfest 2014 on Saturday, August 30 or Sunday, August 31! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • Train Excursion from Scranton to Moscow and Return

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    A 26-mile round-trip passenger excursion along the former Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Pocono mainline during Railfest 2014. More

  • Railfest 2014

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Visit Steamtown NHS, downtown Scranton, for Railfest 2014 on Saturday, August 30 or Sunday, August 31! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

Did You Know?

Drawing of African Elephant.  Steamtown has a locomotive which weighs about as much as 85 African Elephants.

The Union Pacific 'Big Boy' locomotive, one of 25 built to this design, weighs just under 600 tons - approximately as much as 83 adult male African elephants! It is on display at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, Pennsylvania. More...