Historical Attractions & Museums

The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region consists of five distinct counties, each proudly displaying their rich heritage and history. The region boasts many historical attractions and museums that offer visitors plenty of opportunities to take a step back in time.

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Two and a half miles east of East Brady, a spectacular 8-mile panoramic view of the magnificent bend in the Wild & Scenic Allegheny River. Bring your camera.

Display of glass from local industry, pictures and artifacts of lumbering, mining and farming history. A separate genealogical research area is available. No admission fees. Tue & Thr 1-5.

Historic cold-blast charcoal iron furnace built in 1844, 33 feet tall. Maximum production 1,200 tons/ year. Abandoned in 1858 due to lack of timber for fuel.

Wildlife museum with over 100 taxidermy displays. World famous whitetails, including RDM Goliath, worlds highest scoring antlers. Admission included with Double Diamond Deer Ranch. Group tours available.

Located in the center of the square in Driftwood on Rt. 555, is a memorial to the Bucktail Regiment who answered President Lincoln’s call for volunteers during the Civil War.

Built July 4, 1890. Original court room still has seats used by the Bucktailers at their reunion, alongside the rare "unblindfolded" Lady Justice who sees all.

One of PA's top 10 seasonal museums. Over 15,000 items including tools and photos from lumbering and dynamite industries, personal effects from Tom Mix and General Joseph McNarney.

This structure, the third to be erected, was built in the Queen Ann style in 1883 at a cost of more than $97,000. The building's tower is 214 feet high.

Tour our Sutton-Ditz House Museum for local history exhibits including lumber, iron and glass making. Visit our Fulton Library for local history and genealogy research.

Over 275 historically significant internal combustion engines depicting 145 years of development of Industrial America. Located in Coolspring, Rt. 36.

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201816feballdayValentine's Specials with the Trails End(All Day) EST Trails End Restaurant, 2738 Forest RoadCounties:ClarionCategory:Food & Wine,Holiday

201819feballdayMedicine & Magic(All Day) EST Clarion University, Little TheatreCounties:ClarionCategory:Arts

201819feballdayMidwinter Memories at Deer Creek Winery(All Day) EST Deer Creek Winery, 3333 Soap Fat RoadCounties:ClarionCategory:Food & Wine,Other

201822feb(feb 22)7:00 pm25(feb 25)10:00 pmClarion University’s Movies on Main7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (25) EST Movies on Main, East Main StCounties:ClarionCategory:Theater

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