Historic Scranton Iron Furnaces, Scranton

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  • These are some of the best preserved, and one of the few remaining iron furnaces left in the US. We stopped by earlier today, but with the bitter cold wind chills (-10F), we didn't stay long. The furn...  more »
  • This is a cool place to visit, but there is not much signage to explain what you are viewing. There is also confusion regarding where you can park and walk around. It's worth a visit, but I would brin...  more »
  • A bit difficult to understand the concept but still very impressive as a large structure that was well preserved.  more »
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  • Such a gorgeous local treasure. Some of my favorite local events Arts on Fire and Bonfire at the Iron Furnaces are held there.
  • Great bit of history tucked into the heart of Scranton. Great how much is still preserved and the signs describing the history of the city and site, and how integral the furnaces are to Scranton's founding, is so cool. Small parking lot but a great scenic site.
  • Good: Free, landscape very well taken care of, scenic, Great historical information Bad: Can't access inside of furnaces. Locked and gated. No river access. Fenced off. Bums passed out on the top deck. 1 hour parking
  • awesome place small but pretty cool to see
  • This is such a beautiful event space with an essence of Scranton's golden years.

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