PA Roadside Attractions

The historic and supposedly haunted Jean Bonnet Tavern along the Lincoln HIghway in Bedford County, PA.

The Jean Bonnet Tavern: Historic, Haunted, and Delicious!

The Jean Bonnet Tavern in Bedford County not only serves up delicious food and beverages in a colonial American setting, but it is rumored to be the most haunted restaurant in Pennsylvania! Located at the...
George's Song Shop in Johnstown Pennsylvania is America's oldest record store.

Exploring George’s Song Shop: America’s Oldest Record Store

George's Song Shop in Johnstown is America's oldest record store! And for vinyl collectors like myself, George's is an absolute must-see - a floor to ceiling, 5-story shrine to a time when physically owning your...
A map tp the 10 best roadside attractions near Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

The 10 Best Roadside Attractions Near Wellsboro

Wellsboro is one of the most popular tourist towns in the PA Grand Canyon, and thousands of adventurous visitors flock there every year to explore the Pine Creek Gorge. But what if you're not so...
Water lilies on the reflecting pool at the Penn State Arboretum.

Exploring the Arboretum at Penn State

The Arboretum at Penn State is a peaceful oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of Penn State's main campus in State College. The Arboretum is located 1 mile west of Beaver Stadium, near the intersection...
An elephant-themed water garden in front of Mister Ed's Elephant Museum and Candy Emporium.

Touring Mister Ed’s Elephant Museum and Candy Emporium

Mister Ed's Elephant Museum and Candy Emporium just may be the best elephant-themed roadside attraction in Pennsylvania! Located just outside of Gettysburg, Mister Ed's features a dizzying array of elephant figurines, circus souvenirs, toys, statues,...
The Presidential Train Car bed and breakfast in DuBois, Pennsylvania.

The Presidential Train Car Bed and Breakfast at Doolittle Station

The Presidential Train Car Bed and Breakfast in just one of the many attractions at Doolittle Station in DuBois. This train-themed roadside attraction, just minutes off of Interstate 80 in Clearfield County, features everything from...
The 10-best things to see and do at Doolittle Station in DuBois Pennsylvania.

Doolittle Station: Western PA’s Most Eclectic Roadside Attraction

Doolittle Station in DuBois is an eclectic mix of restaurants, museums, a brewery, and a bed and breakfast, all housed in historic train cars! And if that's not enough, there's also ice cream, mini golf,...
Exploring the Tionesta Lighthouse in Forest County Pennsylvania.

Exploring the Sherman Memorial Lighthouse in Forest County

The Sherman Memorial Lighthouse, sometimes referred to as the Tionesta Lighthouse (as it is located in Tionesta, the county seat of Forest County), is the tallest lighthouse in Pennsylvania! At 75 feet tall, the Sherman...
The State College Christmas tree and the intersection of College Avenue and South Allen Street.

Where to Enjoy Christmas Light Displays in State College

If you find yourself in Happy Valley during the Christmas season, here are few of my favorite places to enjoy Christmas light displays in State College. Fraser Shops The plaza next to Fraser Shops on Fraser...
Dunkle's Gulf Station in Bedford Pennsylvania

Exploring Dunkle’s Gulf Station along the Lincoln Highway in Bedford

Dunkle's Gulf Station along the Lincoln Highway in Bedford County is a throwback to the early days of American automobile transportation. Designed to be Gulf's showpiece service station between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, the art deco...

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