Lackawanna Valley Heritage Excursions

A clown celebrates with children at Carbondale, PA, the train which brought the children is in the background.
During one of Steamtown's excursions to Carbondale, PA, a clown entertains children with balloon sculptures.  The family rode up to the Carbondale celebration on the Steamtown excursion train in the background.

NPS Photo, KEn Ganz

Steamtown offers train trips up the Lackawanna Valley to such destinations as Carbondale and Jessup. The National Park Service works with its partner, the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority, in highlighting the region’s rich and diverse ethnic heritage and anthracite culture. By using the historic rail lines of the region, the train lends access to celebrations in the communities along the route.

Last updated: December 6, 2016

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