- Our list of the best things to do in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, features the top 28 nearby activities — including 6 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Pottsville, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Pottsville, PA , followed by 22 popular activities in nearby cities, including Kutztown, Hazleton, Bloomsburg, Reading and Jim Thorpe
An eight-auditorium movie theater multiplex, the Carmike Cinemas Wyomissing 8 screens primarily newly released Hollywood films in fully digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees, and offers a variety of promotions.
A minor league baseball club, the Reading Fightin Phils are a Double-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. The club plays in the Eastern League at FirstEnergy Stadium which provides seating for 9,000, a picnic area and a food court.
Located inside the Crown Plaza Hotel, the Reading Comedy Outlet offers standup comedy shows. The facility also serves alcohol and appetizers, with many shows filling to capacity, and after the show, drinks continue to be sold.
The Old Jail Museum, built in 1871, was the home of the hanging of the seven Molly Maguires. Right before their hanging deaths, while probably innocent of the charges, one of them placed their hand on the wall, and despite numerous attempts to remove it, the handprint remains today.
100% 2 votes
3251 Pricetown Road, Reading, PA 19522 MoreLess Info
Gasser's Golf Driving Range & Miniature Golf offers soft serve and hand dipped ice cream in addition to their mini golf course and driving range. Their snack bar menu also includes hot dogs, burgers and nachos.
Stonecliffe Skate Park offers a facility for skaters and bikers with skates that include in-line skates, skateboards and scooters. The park also features Quarter Pipes, Three-sided Pyramid, Double Pump Hump, Grind Box with angled edge and Skate Table.
74% 35 votes
41 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 MoreLess Info
The Mauch Chunk Museum contains items explaining the history of the area, including videos, images, artifacts, and models. Of particular interest is the model of Josiah White's Bear Trap water powered lock.
When the Mauch Chunk Opera House originally was built in 1881, the Addison Hutton designed building featured a first floor open-air farmer's market, and a second story concert hall. Visitors can see many performances in the building, and its acoustics are still considered outstanding.