Travel Bucket List for Pennsylvania – What to See in The Keystone State

Do you have a travel bucket list for destinations across the USA or Abroad?

How about a travel bucket list specifically for Pennsylvania?

If you’re heading to Pennsylvania and don’t know where you should go or what you should see,

Faith-Filled Family's Travel Bucket List for PA

Here’s Faith-Filled Family’s Top Places to Go and Sites to See in The Keystone State

For Nature-Lovers

***** see “the Niagara of Pennsylvania” in the heart of the Pocono Mountains

**** have an oceanfront experience in PA on a sandy peninsula in Lake Erie

*** visit this national recreation area with forests, valleys, rivers, and waterfalls

*** kayak, white-water raft, or soak in the scenery at this popular state park

***  stroll these gardens and see a Victorian steel and glass greenhouse

** see “the Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania”

 For a Scenic Drive or a Roadside Attraction

** take a scenic train ride through Amish country and be ready for train robbery reenactment

**  See Bible stores live on stage at this theater in Ronks, PA

For History-Buffs

***** tour this historic battlefield and the turning point of the Civil War

Here’s a look at how our family toured this historic battlefield

*** visit this national historic park and the site of the 1777-1779 winter encampment of the Continental Army

*** visit this national historic park and learn about the birth of our country

** pay your respects at this 9/11 memorial

For City-Slickers

**** art-lovers head to one of America’s largest collections of art or to this art museum dedicated to America’s favorite pop artist – both of these museums are in PA’s second largest city

*** visit Harrisburg and  tour PA’s beautiful state capitol designed after the Grand Opera House in Paris

* visit PA’s largest city known as “the City of Brotherly Love”

For Planes, Trains, and Automobile Aficionados

***ride the oldest continuously operating funicular in the US,  take in the picturesque views of Pittsburgh, and spend some time in this mountain neighborhood with its own zip code

** learn the history of steam railroad transportation at this museum and heritage railroad

For the Uniqueness of a Place

*** see this architectural masterpiece by America’s most famous architect

*** tour  America’s most historic prison and learn about its most infamous inmates

** visit the sweetest place on Earth

This is just a sampling of places to go and sites to see in The Keystone State, but there’s so much more waiting for you in Pennsylvania.

Are you a Pennsylvanian? Have you visited The Keystone State?
If you do or you have,
let us know what we should add to our Travel Bucket List for PA.

If you want to know how this series came to be, what the asterisks stand for, or what primary resources I used in this series, then head over here to the introductory post for this series.

As for additional resources I used for this post and for more information about travel to PA, you might like to take a look here or here.

As for next week,
we’ll be heading to The Empire State.

 

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