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2023 Winter and Holiday Events at Steamtown

Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 steam engine chugs along on a snowy day at Steamtown NHS
Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 steam engine chugs along on a snowy day at Steamtown NHS

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News Release Date: November 1, 2023

Contact: Megan Stevens

Scranton, PA – November brings along colder weather and shorter days, signaling a time of transition at Steamtown National Historic Site (NHS).

Winter Updates

  • Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12: final weekend for "Scranton Limited" Yard Shuttle. Cost is $6/person ages 6+, and departure times are 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, November 10 - Sunday November 12: final weekend for access to “Big Boy” Cab.
  • Monday, November 13: begin winter hours of operation, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., daily.

Steamtown’s History Museum, Roundhouse building, and outdoor spaces will remain open throughout the winter. Weather may cause delays or closures, for updates visit

Upcoming Holiday Events

Steamtown NHS is in Scranton, Pennsylvania. From Interstate-81 follow exit 185; then follow the brown and white signs to the park entrance at Lackawanna Avenue and Cliff Street. Park information is available by calling (570) 445-1898, or by visiting the park website.

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Last updated: November 8, 2023

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150 South Washington Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503-2018


(570) 445-1898
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