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Schuylkill County

Schuylkill County is rich in history and culture.

Visitors can ride a steam train, go into a mine, or enjoy the outdoors in one of the state parks.

Take a tour of Pottsville, where you can visit an antique automobile museum, see how beer is made, and visit historical buildings.

The city of Pottsville is the county seat.

Other towns include Ashland, Cressona, Delano, Frackville, Girardville, Hometown, Mahanoy City, McAdoo, Mechanicsville, Minersville, Orwigsburg, Palo Alto, Pine Gove, Port Clinton, Ravine, Schuylkill Haven, Shenandoah, St. Clair, Tamaqua, Tower City, and Tremont.

Major roadways running in or through Schuylkill County include Interstate 81; US Route 209; PA Routes 25, 54, 61, 125, 183, 309, 325, 339, 443, 501, 645, 895, 901, and 924.

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Schuylkill County Fair
Summit Station, PA

Museums & Historic Sites


Locust Lake State Park
Barnesville, PA
Stonehedge Gardens
Tamaqua, PA
Swatara State Park
Pine Grove, PA
Tuscarora State Park
Barnesville, PA

Road Stops

Rock Covered Bridge
Pine Grove, PA


Mad Potter, The
Pottsville, PA
Schuylkill Mall
Frackville, PA


Pleasant Valley Ranch
New Ringgold, PA


Yuengling Brewery Tour
Pottsville, PA



Remember, check with your destination directly before heading out
to make sure it is open or operating when you plan to visit.