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

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Tobacco Policy

Use of all tobacco products (including smokeless tobacco) is not permitted in any building, locomotive or railroad car at Steamtown, nor is tobacco use permitted in the Turntable Area within the Park's museum complex.

Please do not litter. Dispose of all cigarette butts properly. Picking up cigarette butts is a significant maintenance cost at all National Parks.

Did You Know?

The Wright Flyer flew 120 feet on its first flight.  The largest steam engine at Steamtown is 12 feet longer!

The first flight of the Wright Flyer was 120 feet. That is 12 feet less than the length of one of the steam locomotives at Steamtown National Historic Site. The Union Pacific 'Big Boy', built in 1941, is 132 feet, 9 3/4 inches long! More...