Valleys of the Susquehanna Region

Attractions

Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum - The Boal Mansion has been home to nine generations and after 212 years, the original family, furnishings, and buildings are still here.  The Columbus Chapel contains the most important Columbus collection in North America -- an incredible collection of Columbus relics, fine art, and religious relics.

Frost Entomological Museum - The Frost Entomological Museum features an insect collection collected mostly by Dr. Stuart Frost through "The Ecological Insect Survey of Pennsylvania". After his retirement in 1957, Dr. Frost regularly collected insects from Florida which were also added to the collection. The research collection comprises over 500,000 specimens of insects representing about 10,000 species.

Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum - Located at Penn State's Stiedle Building, you'll find the halls lined with crystals, gems, carvings, and fossils.

Packwood House Museum - Built between 1796-99, it is one of the oldest log structures of its kind in Pennsylvania. The building has evolved into a three-story edifice with 27 rooms that contain a collection of 18th- through 20th-century Americana, especially central Pennsylvanian artifacts. Included in the collection are quilts, textiles, deeds, painted furniture, paintings, glass and ceramics.

Piper Aviation Museum - Piper Aviation Museum is a fun, educational place for you to learn about planes and the first ones invented and also experience the exciting adventures of past flyers and their stories. Witness the beauty and science of flight and take a journey through time with the Piper Aviation Museum.


Children's Museum of Bloomsburg - At the Children's Museum, children of all ages have fun learning in Bloomsburg's very own ""hands-on"" museum. This year they will be building the 2001 Summer Art and Science Center. Everyone will touch, hear, and see the world of science and the humanities!

Knoebels - Knoebels is Pennsylvania's Hometown Park. Highlights include the Phoenix, rated one of America's ten best roller coasters, Skooter Bumper Cars, and timeless favorites like the Giant Wheel. Take a refreshing dip in sparkling Crystal Pool, or take the Giant Flume ride. At Knoebels, every day is full of action-packed family fun.

Clyde Peeling's Reptiland - Giant alligators, cobras, mambas, pythons, vipers and a myriad of other reptiles and amphibians await visitors at this AZA accredited, specialized zoo. During summer months tortoises, iguanas, and birds are moved outdoors to tropic-like gardens.

Little League Museum - The Peter J. McGovern Little League Baseball Museum is all about the excitement of Little League Baseball and Softball! The museum is full of pictures, displays, films and exhibits about the players, equipment, history, rules, the all-around fun of Little League and information about the youth today!

      

    

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