Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania

Punxsutawney

Another charming turn-of-the-century town, Punxsutawney's nostalgic Main Street leads visitors to another era. Beautiful tree-lined Mahoning Street features 'Millionaire's Row', preserved from the days when Punxsutawney was a thriving coal, oil and lumber town.

Punxsutawney

Punxsutawney

Groundhog Day is a celebration like no other!  Thousands of fans gather in the “Weather Capital of the World” every February 2nd to witness Punxsutawney Phil make his prediction.  Will there be six more weeks of winter or is spring on the way?

Fun Any Time of Year!

The first things you’ll notice when entering Punxsutawney are the six-foot-tall Phantastic Phil statues decorating the streets and businesses throughout the town.  Can you find all 32?

Kids and adults alike can discover the science and folklore behind weather prediction at the interactive Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center.   From creating a thunderstorm to the AccuWeather Green Screen, you’ll be totally immersed in weather!

The site of the most famous weather forecast, Gobbler’s Knob is open all year.  The picturesque woodland setting is visited by over 20,000 people each February 2nd.  There’s a new trail in town! The Gobbler’s Knob Trail is a half-mile informative trail identifying plants and wildlife in the park.  You will also find markers along the trail where you can learn about the history of Punxsutawney, Groundhog Day, and the legend of Punxsutawney Phil.

History buffs can check out vintage clothing, sports memorabilia, Groundhog Day history and so much more at the Punxsutawney Area Historical and Genealogical Society.  Also visit the Groundhog Club Headquarters to see rare and historical items on display.

Meet a celebrity!

What would a trip to Punxsutawney be without visiting Phil and his family? Stop by Phil’s Burrow, located off Barclay Square at the Punxsutawney Memorial Library.

Your trip isn't complete without an official souvenir!  "Weather" you're looking for an official Groundhog t-shirt, jewelry, toys, a quirky hat or a shirt for your dog...you'll find it at the Punxsutawney Phil's Official Souvenirs Shop!

Plan your trip to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania for an experience you’ll never forget!

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