- Our list of the best things to do in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, features the top 52 nearby activities — including 17 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Wilkes-Barre, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Wilkes-Barre, PA , followed by 40 popular activities in nearby cities, including Scranton, Lake Harmony, Hazleton, Jim Thorpe, Benton and Albrightsville
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345 Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017 MoreLess Info
Owned and managed by the city of Bethlehem, the Bethlehem Ice Rink is covered, but otherwise outdoors, and is open seasonally. The rink offers lessons in basic skating, figure skating, and hockey, and offers public skate times.
Over 13,000 works of art, including European and American art, along with a 16,000-title research library and over 40 current and past periodicals are housed at the Allentown Art Museum. The museum features paintings, textiles, prints, and drawings.
5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102 MoreLess Info
Visitors to the American on Wheels Museum see a collection of over 75 bicycles, motorcycles, automobiles, pickups, and semis. Some of the oldest items in the collection include a 1885 High Wheeler bike, a 1889 Nadig carriage, a 1890 Studebaker carriage, and a 1895 Morris Salom Electrobat IV.
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1243 South Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, PA 18103 MoreLess Info
An interesting site to see in Allentown is the Philip and Muriel Berman Sculpture Park. The park features 35 permanent sculptures of stone slabs scattered around the grounds 118 acres.
Featuring a replica Liberty Bell that guests can actually ring, The Liberty Bell Museum is located inside a historic church. The museum has a variety of exhibits pertaining to the colonial and revolutionary eras.
1461 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem, PA 18018 MoreLess Info
Visitors can stroll through the park-like area known as Burns Plantation in the middle of the city. Visitors see a late 1800s farmhouse, summer kitchen, two barns, a garden, and outbuildings.
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.