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Steamtown National Historic Site
Steamtown National Historic Site Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Historic Site in Scranton, PA USA

Railroad museum You'd feel heat from the firebox, smell hot steam and oil; you'd hear the whistle, feel the ground vibrate, and watch as one-ton drive rods turned steel wheels.


Steamtown National Historic Site
Steamtown National Historic Site Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Historic Site in Scranton, PA USA

You'd feel heat from the firebox, smell hot steam and oil; you'd hear the whistle, feel the ground vibrate, and watch as one-ton drive rods turned steel wheels.

Houdini Tour, Museum & Stage Magic Show
Houdini Tour, Museum & Stage Magic Show Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Museum in Scranton, PA USA

Houdini Tour, Movie, Museum Stage Magic Show in Scranton The ONLY building in the world devoted to the world's greatest magician, Harry Houdini. Fabulous guided exhibit and fantastic fun one hour magic show with live magicians and animals; doves, a rabbit, a duck and two poodles.

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
National Park in Bushkill, PA USA

National Park Today, a 70,000-acre park welcomes those who seek the outdoors close to home.

2021 Season Tickets at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
2021 Season Tickets at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Dec 31, 2021 (Friday) Concert event in Scranton, PA USA

2021 Season Tickets December 31, 2021 at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton, PA 12:00AM


Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: FRIDAY EVENINGS
Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: FRIDAY EVENINGS things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Feb 26, 2021 (Friday) Theater event in Scranton, PA USA

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: FRIDAY EVENINGS February 26, 2021 at Scranton Cultural Center in Scranton, PA 12:00AM

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY EVENINGS
Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY EVENINGS things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Feb 27, 2021 (Saturday) Theater event in Scranton, PA USA

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY EVENINGS February 27, 2021 at Scranton Cultural Center in Scranton, PA 12:00AM

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY MATINEES
Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY MATINEES things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Feb 27, 2021 (Saturday) Theater event in Scranton, PA USA

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SATURDAY MATINEES February 27, 2021 at Scranton Cultural Center in Scranton, PA 12:00AM

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SUNDAY MATINEES
Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SUNDAY MATINEES things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Feb 28, 2021 (Sunday) Theater event in Scranton, PA USA

Broadway in Scranton Season Ticket: SUNDAY MATINEES February 28, 2021 at Scranton Cultural Center in Scranton, PA 12:00AM


Lackawanna County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Lackawanna County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Visitor Bureau in Moosic, PA USA

Lackawanna County is located in Northeast Pennsylvania. The area captures seasonal activities that vary based on climate and your aspirations.

Visit Luzerne County
Visit Luzerne County
Visitor Bureau in Wilkes-Barre, PA USA

Official tourism bureau located in Northeast PA Located in the valleys of the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, Luzerne County in Northeast PA offers visitors a relaxing, scenic, family-friendly destination.

Deer Path Riding Stable
Deer Path Riding Stable
Horseback Riding in White Haven, PA USA

Scenic guided trail rides though the Pocono Mountain Forest. Small groups, personal attention and gentle horses make for a great way to learn about the sport of riding and see some nice scenery. Open all year. Many other attractions nearby.

Le Manhattan Bistro
Le Manhattan Bistro
French restaurant in Wilkes-Barre, PA USA

Restaurant in Wilkes-Barre, PA

Nichols Village Hotel & Spa
Nichols Village Hotel & Spa
Hotel in Clarks Summit, PA USA
Currently as low as $67.50/night!

Located in Clarks Summit Nichols Village Hotel and Spa is a perfect starting point from which to explore Clarks Summit (PA). Featuring a satisfying list of amenities guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one. Free Internet, Free Breakfast, Restaurant, Pets Allowed.

Nichols Village Hotel & Spa
Nichols Village Hotel & Spa
Hotel in Clarks Summit, PA USA
Currently as low as $67.50/night!

Located in Clarks Summit Nichols Village Hotel and Spa is a perfect starting point from which to explore Clarks Summit (PA). Featuring a satisfying list of amenities guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one. Free Internet, Free Breakfast, Restaurant, Pets Allowed.

Pocono Resort & Conference Center - Pocono Mountains
Pocono Resort & Conference Center - Pocono Mountains
Resort in White Haven, PA USA
Currently as low as $74.00/night!

Located off the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the Pocono Mountains Pocono Resort & Conference Center - Pocono Mountains offers free WiFi in all rooms. Free Internet, Swimming Pool, Indoor Pool, Restaurant, Pets Allowed, Non Smoking Rooms.

Red Carpet Inn and Suites Scranton
Red Carpet Inn and Suites Scranton
Hotel in Scranton, PA USA
Currently as low as $60.00/night!

Located in downtown Scranton just off Interstate 81and a short distance from area attractions and recreational activities this hotel features a number of complimentary amenities as well as friendly service. Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Regal Hazleton
Regal Hazleton things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Movie Cinema in Hazleton, PA USA


Scranton Ghost Walk Attraction
Scranton Ghost Walk Attraction
Historic Site in Scranton, PA USA

90 Min year round walk. One of worlds most haunted cities Scranton is one of the worlds most haunted cities, Mine disasters, black hand, epidemics, etc. Miners trapped below the surface. Hundreds of bodies buried in basements and buried in mass graves.

ScrantonMade 5th Annual Holiday Market
ScrantonMade 5th Annual Holiday Market things to do on a rainy day in Scranton, PA
Shopping in Scranton, PA USA

ScrantonMade Holiday Market ScrantonMade and Lackawanna County are excited to announce the Holiday Market will return the first weekend in December to the historic old Globe Store on Wyoming Avenue in downtown Scranton.


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Best Time to Visit Scranton


The best time to visit Scranton is in the fall and summer. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Summer nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Scranton


Month Low Avg High
January 18.5 26.3 34.1
February 20.4 28.9 37.3
March 28.4 37.9 47.3
April 38.1 48.7 59.2
May 48.4 59.6 70.8
June 56.7 67.5 78.2
July 61.5 72.1 82.6
August 60.1 70.3 80.5
September 52.6 62.5 72.4
October 41.7 51.5 61.2
November 33.7 41.5 49.3
December 24.2 31.4 38.6

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