Basic Information

 
 
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When you see this sign, you will know that you have arrived at Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site.

National Park Service

Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site is located in southwestern Pennsylvania approximately 12 miles west of Altoona. The park covers 1,249 acres. The main unit contains the Summit Level Visitor Center, the historic Lemon House, Engine House No. 6 Exhibit Shelter, the Skew Arch Bridge, picnic area and hiking trails. The Staple Bend Tunnel unit is located approximately 4 miles east of Johnstown, PA.

 
Map of the main park unit

NPS/Harpers Ferry Center

A map of the main unit of Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site.

Last updated: September 17, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

110 Federal Park Road
Gallitzin , PA 16641

Phone:

814 886-6150

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