- Our list of the best things to do in Altoona, Pennsylvania, features the top 37 nearby activities — including 16 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Altoona, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Altoona, PA , followed by 13 popular activities in nearby cities, including Huntingdon and Portage
The Altoona Womens Bowling Association is a USBC recognized bowling organization that promotes bowling among local women. The Association sponsors a variety of tournaments and other bowling related events throughout the year.
Originally founded at Saint Francis University, the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art now has four locations throughout the southwestern part of Pennsylvania. The museum showcases the works of artists ranging from local to internationally known.
Once occupied in the 1770s, Fort Roberdeau Historic Site features a variety of reconstructed log buildings that visitors can explore. The fort also hosts an annual reenactment event where actors dress up as Colonial era soldiers.
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1879 E Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona, PA 16602 MoreLess Info
An indoor amusement facility and bowling alley, Splinters Championship Lanes features synthetic bowling lanes with electronic scoring as well as billiards tables and a video game arcade. The facility also has a snack bar.
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7703 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon, PA 16652 MoreLess Info
First discovered in 1930, Lincoln Caverns & Whisper Rocks now allows visitors to discover its stalactites, crystals, flowstones and calcite on a guided tour. An annual Batfest features bat observation, workshops and family activities.
Guests can enjoy chartered fishing trips at Raystown Lake with Trophy Guide Service -Day Tours. The tours are lead by Sparky Price, a recognized name in fishing at Raystown Lake and winner of both local and national fishing tournaments.
Portage's original 1926 railroad depot building is home to the Portage Station Museum. The museum features displays reflecting the area's history in coal mining, railroads and steel as well as its geography and ecology.
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1901 Moore Street, Huntingdon, PA 16652 MoreLess Info
Located on the campus of Juniata College, the Halbritter Performing Arts Center is a new three story facility where student groups stage various productions and concerts. The performances are open to the general public as well as students and faculty.
Penn-Roosevelt State Park offers patrons a wide range of recreational activities. Guests can picnic or reserve a picnic pavilion for family events. There are trails for hiking and walking and campsites for camping year round. There is also horseback riding.
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717 Washington Street, Huntingdon, PA 16652 MoreLess Info
A movie theater multiplex featuring five auditoriums, Huntingdon Cinema's Clifton 5 shows new releases in a historic setting. The theater is also available for party rentals and for special events.