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Roadside America

Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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Old School Roadside Attraction Right Off I-78

While in the Hamburg area, I stopped in here with my brother and our sons. If you are in the area... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
An old time gem!

The attraction opened in the current building in 1953. It should be registered as a historic place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pat H
Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While in the Hamburg area, I stopped in here with my brother and our sons. If you are in the area, it is a reasonably priced ($8 for 12+, $5 for kids 6-11 - 5 and under are free) and easy to get to (less...More

Thank jgitcar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The attraction opened in the current building in 1953. It should be registered as a historic place. It reminds you of an attraction that would be found off of the famous, old Rt. 66! I visited as a young child and now for the third...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing miniature village with running trains and trolleys, streams, buildings, churches etc. This must be seen to believe. And it is huge, plan to spend 2 hours minimum to see it all. I first visited it in 1949 and every time I'm...More

Thank Lyle M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Roadside America is easy to get to. It is a huge layout of model trains which will take you back. Every hour the lights change for a night scene and patriotic songs are played. Perhaps that is the best part. On the down side there...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

... which I know I do. Its real cute and interactive. This is an old school attraction but lets admit it... aren't those the best? Kids will love it just because its different from main stream attractions. Its also a mellow enough attraction for seniors...More

1  Thank sandy s
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place is neat. I remember going there for a school field trip when I was in 5th grade....lol, some 50 years ago. I still am amazed at the detail and loved taking family members from South Carolina to see the display. They were amazed...More

Thank dendiamgmt
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We came here with our 7 year old son. The building smells somewhat musty when you walk in but apparently there was some roof problems that have been resolved. Upon entering the display, OMG! My son had the biggest smile on his face. They did...More

Thank steelersgal78
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Built across the early to middle decades of the 1900s, this is small town USA in miniature. Handmade homes in vintage villages with classic cars pay homage to a simpler time. Press buttons slong the path to set in motion people, animals, machinery, trains, trolleys...More

Thank Elliott R
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Nice display. Smells musty. Air quality needs improvement. Display is basically timeless, but facilities need improving/updating.

Thank jnordblomhannum
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I've driven by this place twice a month for 15 years and have never gone in. Finally, with my children ages 5 and 2, my wife and decided to take the plunge and go in. It was truly a beautiful treasure and is worth seeing....More

Thank jnypa291
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