- TripBuzz found 93 things to do with kids in or near Allentown, Pennsylvania, including 72 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bethlehem, Jim Thorpe, Easton and Quakertown.
- From Coca-Cola Park to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, the Allentown area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Specialty Museums.
- One of the largest cities in Pennsylvania, Allentown offers an array of arts and cultural entertainment. This includes museums, theater and musical performances such as those featuring the city's symphony orchestra. Two colleges, Cedar Crest and Muhlenberg, also call Allentown home; and, several corporations have their headquarters in this city including the company, Air Products & Chemicals, PPL.
Serving as an educational center for both Colonial and American history, the Old Barracks Museum is actually housed in the last remaining structure of its kind. The museum staff conducts daily tours and offers interpretations of American Colonial life.
The Trenton Visitors Center is a center dedicated to providing information for visitors to the city. The center provides a variety of information, including dining, lodging, entertainment, and sightseeing recommendations.
The Philadelphia Zoo is the oldest zoo in the United States. Today, visitors can see over 1,300 animals, take a balloon ride, ride on a swan boat , ride on the rainforest themed carousel, ride on a horse, feed lorikeets, and ride of a miniature train.
Seventeen-acre Marquan Park features woodlands, forest glades and open park land, and is known for its arboretum which contains 200 different tree species. Guest can view nature from the walking paths or enjoy it from the picnic and playground areas.