Operating Hours & Seasons

Park Hours

All Park - Regular Park Hours

The park is open daily, 9 am - 5 pm, with slightly shorter winter hours. The park is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

From March 31st through January 5th, hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
From January 6th through March 30th, hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please call in advance during snow storms. 



Please note that the ticket office closes one hour prior to park closing. Effective immediately, the Fee Booth will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, with the exception of Memorial Day, through June 5. America the Beautiful passes will not be available for purchase on those days.

The park's museums and grounds, including outdoor exhibit areas and parking lot, close promptly at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. in winter).

During severe weather events, the hours of operation may be impacted. For updated information, please call (570) 340-5200 or (888) 693-9391. Please plan accordingly.

The connecting walkway to the Marketplace at Steamtown is open seasonly. Hours of operation are managed by the Steamtown Mall.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The connecting walkway to the "Marketplace at Steamtown" is not the property of the National Park Service or Steamtown National Historic Site, and is subject to closure during inclement or severe weather. Additionally, this walkway is not maintained and is generally closed during the winter months. Parking at the "Marketplace at Steamtown" is, therefore, not recommended.

Last updated: February 19, 2019

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150 South Washington Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503-2018


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