- Our list of the best things to do in Allentown, Pennsylvania, features the top 135 nearby activities — including 45 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Allentown, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 29 things to do within the city of Allentown, PA , followed by 106 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bethlehem, Easton, Jim Thorpe, Quakertown, Kutztown, Phillipsburg, Macungie, Frenchtown, Doylestown, Reading, Farmington and Pittstown
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49 S Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 MoreLess Info
Displaying the history of the region, Luzerne County Historical Society offers several exhibits for visitors to explore. The museum has photographs and artifacts related to Native American, German, and coal mining influences in the county.
The Academy of Music is one of the world's oldest functioning opera houses. Though it is still used for opera, it also hosts a variety of other entertainment, including: comedy, orchestra concerts, and musicals.
90% 1553 votes
1 North Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
At Independence Visitor Center, visitors can speak with knowledgeable staff to learn about the region's major museums, tours, parks, and events. The center has complimentary maps and brochures available to visitors.
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260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 MoreLess Info
Home to eight resident companies including the Philadelphia Orchestra, ballet and theater, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts houses a concert hall, theater, studio and arts education center. Guided tours provide a history, along with architectural highlights and visits to the Center's key venues.
Featuring 82,000 square feet of gaming space, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, is eastern PA's casino of choice. Home to over 2,300 slots, table games, bars, and restaurants, visit today and get your game on.
91% 10212 votes
Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
Timed tour tickets allow visitors to see Independence Hall. In this hall, the Declaration of Independence was signed, as was the U.S. Constitution. President Lincoln's body also lay in repose within these hallow halls.
92% 791 votes
101 South Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
Core exhibits at the National Museum of American Jewish History trace the story of Jewish immigration to America, from its beginnings in the mid-1600s to present day, including a Hall of Fame featuring eighteen high-profile Jewish-Americans including Albert Einstein, Leonard Bernstein and Steven Spielberg.
93% 649 votes
N. 2nd Street at Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
An attraction of both spirituality and history, the Christ Church in Philadelphia boasts Ben Franklin, Betsy Ross, and George Washington as former congregation members. The church offers tours during the day so families and groups can discover the beginning of religious freedom.
64% 269 votes
On the Delaware River from Market St. to Lombard St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 MoreLess Info
A waterfront ideal for summer events, Penn's Landing packs its calendar with countless events in the summer and fall months. Outdoor movie screenings, culture festivals, and concerts can be enjoyed in the summer, while ice skating, fireworks, and the independence seaport museum can be enjoyed in the colder mont…
85% 187 votes
Walnut Street between Sixth and Seventh Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
A walk of reminiscence, Washington Square Park has memorials and landmarks to remind you of America's revolutionary past. The tomb of the 'Unknown Soldier' is guarded at the center of the park by a statue of George Washington himself.