Many people come to the Pocono Mountains to kick back and relax, but there are also plenty of attractions to keep you busy and entertained during your stay in Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania.
The historic town of Jim Thorpe is just a short drive away from our vacation homes in Lake Harmony, PA. Jim Thorpe features beautiful historic buildings and many quaint shops and restaurants. It is a wonderful place to spend a day and explore the historic town of Jim Thorpe.
Water Gap Trolley
Come and visit the famous Delaware Water Gap, the eighth scenic wonder of the world. Board the authentically styled, all weather trolleys, a replica of the ones that once ran through the area. Relax while the guide tours take you on a narrated-scenic-historic tour of the Delaware Water Gap – Shawnee area. Great place to see!
ASA Packer Mansion Museum
Visit the historic ASA Packer Mansion Museum, located in downtown Jim Thorpe, PA. The ASA Packer Mansion Museum was built in 1860 for industrialist/philanthropist Asa Packer, founder of the Lehigh Valley Railroad and Lehigh University. This Victorian Mansion contains 18 rooms of original furnishings.
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
Visit the Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in the town of Stroudsburg, Pa. The period dressed guides will re-enact the life of the family who lived on the farm from the late 1700’s to 1913.
This is a great place to visit with your children. They will see original cellars, kitchens and bedrooms, cabin, 1850 barn with horses, cows, sheep, goats, an 1890’s parlor and kitchen and much more. A great time to visit Quiet Valley is during the “Harvest Festival” (Columbus Day weekend).
Bring your family and experience this historical period of time in Quiet Valley.
Pocono Raceway is located in Long Pond, Pa – approximately three miles from our Lake Harmony community. The Pocono Raceway hosts two NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Races each summer. See their website for race dates and ticket information.
Welcome to Pennsylvania’s first casino at “Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs” and newly built Mount Airy Casino Resort at Mount Pocono. These two casinos offer the best in gaming – holding 2,500 slot and electronic virtual table games, shops, fine dining, night life and entertainment.
There is so much to do at these two casinos that it may not be possible to do it all in one day. So come and enjoy a day or two at either of the two gaming facilities, day or night, and I guarantee you’ll have a great time!