- TripBuzz found 93 things to do with kids in or near Allentown, Pennsylvania, including 72 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bethlehem, Jim Thorpe, Easton and Quakertown.
- From Coca-Cola Park to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, the Allentown area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Specialty Museums.
- One of the largest cities in Pennsylvania, Allentown offers an array of arts and cultural entertainment. This includes museums, theater and musical performances such as those featuring the city's symphony orchestra. Two colleges, Cedar Crest and Muhlenberg, also call Allentown home; and, several corporations have their headquarters in this city including the company, Air Products & Chemicals, PPL.
Museum of Indian Culture 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown, PA MoreLess Info
Museum explores the life of the Lenape tribe through historic artifacts, cultural lessons, and hands-on activities
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3830 Dorney Park Road, Allentown, PA 18104 MoreLess Info
Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom is two theme parks. At Dorney Park, visitors can ride roller coasters, thrill rides, family rides, and rides for the little ones, while Wildwater Kingdom offers three dozen waterslides.
The 19,000 sq ft Destination Playground At Cedar Creek Parkway opened in 2010 and immediately amazed kids with over 300 different activities and an advanced NEOS electronic play station. Bathrooms, picnic areas and ball fields are located nearby.
The mill at Haines Mill Museum dates back to 1760. Restored as a working grist mill museum in 1972, visitors can now watch a water turbine and rolling equipment operated by water power supplied from a mill race. Open Saturday and Sunday, May through September.
As one of the largest historical societies in America, the Lehigh County Heritage Center houses 6 galleries with over 13,000 square feet of exhibits. The museum covers the areas rich history through Colonial America and the Industrial Revolution, with artifacts, vintage photographs and documents.