9 Sights in Scranton, United States (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Scranton, United States. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 9 sights are available in Scranton, United States.

List of cities in United States Sightseeing Tours in Scranton

1. Scranton Cultural Center

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Scranton Cultural Center Ajay Suresh from New York, NY, USA / CC BY 2.0

The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple is a theatre and cultural center in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The Cultural Center's mission statement is "to rejuvenate a national architectural structure as a regional center for arts, education and community activities appealing to all ages." The Cultural Center hosts national Broadway tours; professional and local musical and dramatic theatre offerings; local, regional and national orchestral and popular music, dance and opera; comedians, lecturers, art exhibits, a children's and performing arts academy and various classes as well as fundraiser galas and special events including proms, luncheons, private parties and is a popular wedding ceremony and reception venue. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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2. 1902 Roundhouse & Technology Museum

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1902 Roundhouse & Technology Museum National Park Service / Public domain

Steamtown National Historic Site (NHS) is a railroad museum and heritage railroad located on 62.48 acres (25.3 ha) in downtown Scranton, Pennsylvania, at the site of the former Scranton yards of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad (DL&W). The museum is built around a working turntable and a roundhouse that are largely replications of the original DL&W facilities; the roundhouse, for example, was reconstructed from remnants of a 1932 structure. The site also features several original outbuildings dated between 1899 and 1902. All the buildings on the site are listed with the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Yard-Dickson Manufacturing Co. Site.

Wikipedia: Steamtown National Historic Site (EN)

3. Semian & Gress Real Estate

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Dime Bank Building, also known as the Dime Bank & Trust Company Building, is a historic commercial building located at Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. It is a five-story brick building in the Richardsonian Romanesque style. The original three-story building was built in 1890-1891, and measured 70 by 70 feet. Soon after, an additional two-stories were added, as well as a wing measuring 30 by 175 feet. In 1908, the building was again expanded with a concrete and slab fireproof wing. The facade features a delicately ornamented bay window, five-story turret, and three-story rectangular projection terminated at the third floor by a large arched masonry opening.

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4. Harrison Avenue

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Harrison Avenue Adam Moss / CC BY-SA 2.0

Harrison Avenue Bridge was a concrete deck arch bridge carrying Harrison Avenue in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Its three spans included an open-spandrel ribbed arch over Roaring Brook, flanked by two closed-spandrel arches. The southwestern closed-spandrel arch spanned the former Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Railroad, converted to highway use in 1964 as the Central Scranton Expressway. The northeastern closed-spandrel arch spans the former Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, now a heritage railroad operated by Steamtown National Historic Site.

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5. Albright Memorial Library

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Albright Memorial Library Pub. by R. Ramsay Mebane, Wilkes-Barre, PA. / Public domain

The Albright Memorial Library, also commonly referred to as the Scranton Public Library, is a historic public library located in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. The library is located on the corner of Vine Street and Washington Avenue. Since the library opened in May of 1893, it has served the city of Scranton and the surrounding areas by providing access to books, DVDs, computer services, and more.

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6. Brown Hall

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Ad-Lin Building, also known as Linden Plaza, is a historic commercial building located at Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1896, and is a four-story, rectangular brick building with Classical Revival-style design elements. It measures 45 feet by 150 feet; 2 bays by 10 bays. It features large expanses of glass and a projecting metal cornice. The building was rehabilitated in 1985.

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7. Scranton City Hall

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Scranton City Hall Ajay Suresh from New York, NY, USA / CC BY 2.0

Scranton City Hall is located at Washington and Mulberry streets in the downtown section of that city in the U. S. state of Pennsylvania. It is a three-story limestone ashlar Victorian Gothic Revival building with sandstone trim, designed by architects Edwin L. Walter and Frederick Lord Brown and built in 1888.

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8. Finch Towers

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The Finch Building is located on Wyoming Avenue, just north of US 11 and PA 307, in downtown Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. It is a stone building designed by William Scott-Collins in the Renaissance revival style and completed in 1899.

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9. Casimir Pulaski Monument

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Casimir Pulaski Monument U.S. Post Office / Public domain

Casimir Pulaski was a Polish nobleman, soldier and military commander who has been called "the father of the American cavalry". He has had hundreds of monuments, memorial plaques, streets, parks and similar objects named after him.

Wikipedia: Commemoration of Casimir Pulaski (EN)

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