The Pennsylvania Lumber Museum, Galeton

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#128 of 208 in Museums in Pennsylvania
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  • Went there Oct 22. Nice place. The interior has that wonderful pine wood smell. Good displays. When you go outside the equipment is great to see. Things I had never seen before. Worth the price.  more »
  • He liked it more than me, but we both found different aspects appealing. If you're even looking at these reviews, then you have an interest in PA, lumber, loggers, logging camps, or the CCC. So you ar...  more »
  • was not on my Bucket List but much to my astonishment I was entranced by the history of our rural Pa. It was almost destroyed by the Lumber industry as in many countries as it provided jobs and wood t...  more »
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  • Small but very interesting museum. Nice, clean and new. There are inside and outside expositions, both are very informative.
  • Nice museum that gives you a history lesson about the lumber industry in Pennsylvania. Watched a short orientation video then saw some inside exhibits about the history of the lumber industry and state forests in Pennsylvania before checking out the outside exhibits. Outside exhibits were cool and included an engine house with locomotives and tracks, a lumber camp, a saw mill, a pond, and CCC cabins.
  • Great museum in middle nowhere. This should be at popular highway, but I assume they build this where they had stuff for museum to show. Kids can enjoy, I should say Elementary + ages.
  • Lovely place, friendly and helpful staff. Always something to learn about and look at when there. Great for families and those who love history.
  • Very fascinating place. Love - really interact with equipment, while experiencing the life of the lumberman.

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