Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark

  • 1300 Ninth Ave. Altoona, PA
  • (814) 946-0834

Attraction Info


Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark showcases the unusual Horseshoe Curve, a three-track railroad engineering feat designed to make passage through the mountains possible. Ride up to the tracks via funicular, or walk up 194 stairs from the Visitor's Centre.


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