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Scranton Map, Pennsylvania

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Scranton Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Scranton with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Scranton useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Scranton!

Scranton Travel Guide

To produce T-Rails, the Lackawanna Steel Company was founded in 1840. In 1851, ‘The Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad’ was established. To add to the growth, the Delaware and Hudson was founded in 1863. In 1886, the first trolley system of the country was established. It was an electrified streetcar because of which the city came to be known as ‘the electric city.’ read more

Scranton Nightlife

The Irish pub Banshee deserves to be named first. The interior has been done exquisitely and you will like their beer and whiskey stocks. There is arrangement for live musical entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Remember, only the 21-up are allowed in Banshee. read more

Scranton History

As a result of the diminishing importance of coal as a source of energy in post World War II period changed, Scranton lost its importance all of a sudden. Several railroads stopped their operations and in 1955, parts of Scranton were hit by Hurricane Diane. The 1959 Knox Mine Disaster, which led to the flooding of mines by the Susquehanna River totally destroyed Northeastern Pennsylvania’s mining industry. This has... read more

Scranton Sightseeing

Of course, this US city has its share of big, grand mansions. One such building is the historic Sikman House; built in 1840 following Greek revival architectural style, the building now houses Providence Branch Library. The Catlin House, a 16-room house built in 1912, is another good example of such a structure. Originally belonging to George H. Catlin, the building now houses the Lackawanna Historical Society. read more

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