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

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Lodging

Steamtown is located in downtown Scranton, Pennsylvania. There are at least three hotels within walking distance, and many more just a short drive away. For information about lodging in the area, including camping and RV/trailer accommodations (after hours and overnight parking are not permitted at our park), please visit these local partners:

Lackawanna County Convention & Visitors Bureau


Luzerne County Convention & Visitors Bureau


Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau


Pocono Mountains Vacation Bureau

Did You Know?

Santa Anna, an invester in an early railroad in Pennsylvania.

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...