- TripBuzz found 28 things to do indoors in the Wilkes-Barre area. From Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs to Chacko's Family Bowling Center, Wilkes-Barre offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 31 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 33 different types of things to do inside in or near Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Bowling, Theaters, Casinos and Movie Theaters.
- There are 10 indoor activities in Wilkes-Barre, and 18 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Scranton, Hazleton and Lake Harmony and Scranton, Hazleton and Lake Harmony.
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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.
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.
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.
People can take a tour of the 1861 Samuel Sloan designed home of railroad magnate and Lehigh University founder Asa Packer. At the Asa Packer Mansion, people can see the only working model of an 1905 Model D Grand Welte Cottage Orchestration known to exist in the United States.
Visitors can step aboard a 1920s narrow gauge diesel train for a one hour round trip over the Lehigh River Gorge. Passengers can choose between standard coach cars, open air cars, or first class cars aboard the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway.
A family-owned and operated craft winery, Big Creek Vineyard makes a variety of wines, including reds, whites, roses, and fruit wines. The winery welcomes visitors, and offers tastings in its storefront, the Jim Thorpe Shoppe.
Roller skating, laser tag, two-story Ball-O-City Interactive Foam Ball Zone, and the inflatable challenge obstacle course are primary attractions at Skatetown Family Fun Center Inc. An arcade and a snack shack are also available, as well as party packages.
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1000 Premium Outlets Drive, Tannersville, PA 18372 MoreLess Info
When you are ready for a break from your Pocono Mountain adventures, give yourself a little retail therapy and visit The Crossings Premium Outlets. Choose from the biggest names and the best savings plan your shopping trip today.