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

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Pets

Pets are allowed at Steamtown, but only in certain areas. The parking lot and grassy area to the south of the parking lot are acceptable. Please "curb" your pet.

Pets are not allowed in any building, the turntable area, locomotive or railroad car.

Please do not leave your pet unattended in a vehicle or tethered outside.

Registered service animals are allowed in all public buildings, railroad cars and locomotives.

Did You Know?

An engineer peers out of the cab of a steam locomotive.  The engineer drives the train, but the conductor is in charge.

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...