Steamtown National Historic Site

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Steamtown National Historic Site:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Steamtown National Historic Site

Address:150 S Washington Ave
Scranton, PA 18503

Phone:570-340-5200
Fax:570-340-5328
Phone:888-693-9391
Web: www.nps.gov/stea/
Size: 62.5 acres.
Established: Authorized on October 30, 1986.
Location:In downtown Scranton, Pennsylvania, at the intersection of Lackawanna and Cliff avenues. Accessible from the north and south via I-81, from the east via I-84 and I-380, and from the west via I-80.
Facilities:Visitor center (é), museum/exhibit (é).
Activities:Ranger-led tours, living history programs, passenger railroad excursions (seasonal).
Special Features:The former Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad yard -- including the remains of the historic roundhouse, switchyard, and associated buildings -- and a collection of steam locomotives and railroad cars preserve and interpret the story of early 20th-century steam railroading in America.

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the National Park Service (NPS) acquired several properties to preserve and interpret railroad history: Golden Spike NHS (1957); Allegheny Portage Railroad NHS (1964); and Steamtown NHS (1988).
I am at the 62-acre site of Steamtown National Historic Park in downtown Scranton, prowling about the rusty ruins of old railroad tracks and train cars that sit quietly idle, waiting for another chance at the next stop.
The Great Western Railway (GWR) coach was bought by a collector in 1965, and became an exhibit at the Steamtown rail museum in Scranton, Pennsylvania.
A pedestrian bridge links The Mall at Steamtown to a national park, the Steamtown National Historic Site, and the mall itself is built above a six-lane city street tying the mall directly to the city's downtown office district.
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