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Zane Grey Museum

135 Scenic Dr, Lackawaxen, PA 18435-9787
+1 570-685-4871
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Just ok......

When you pull up it looks like it's going to be a great walk around inside a big house....not so... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
via mobile
Interesting place to visit, historical interest, lovely grounds and beach, easy stop when on the river.

Very interesting information about Zane Grey, in a lovely house museum, beautiful grounds, lovely... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Art A
Westchester County, NY
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135 Scenic Dr, Lackawaxen, PA 18435-9787
+1 570-685-4871
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

When you pull up it looks like it's going to be a great walk around inside a big house....not so. It's the first floor only with sound items that belonged to Zane Grey, a bed etc...and when I asked why I couldn't go upstairs I...More

Thank Sexikid
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Very interesting information about Zane Grey, in a lovely house museum, beautiful grounds, lovely beach, easily accessed when boating on the Delaware River. Annually, the U.S. Park Service has a great exhibit on the grounds.

Thank Art A
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The home of author Zane Grey is the site for a small museum dedicated to his life and works. It is a National Parks site and it is well done. The museum is not large, only a few rooms are furnished, but the displays are...More

2  Thank Tom A
Reviewed 30 March 2017

the former home of Zane Grey let me step back in time when the author's books were in popular demand. Set in a bucolic area of PA the museum invites with videos of the era.

Thank pollytalknyc
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Zane Grey lived here and fished here during the height of his fame, and he really loved the Delaware River! (and Women!) As is pointed out in his many writings and correspondences on display, he had quite the roving eye, he was a funny guy!...More

1  Thank Donald S
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a good stop if you interested in learning a little more about the writer. It's amazing what you could learn. Some beautiful views in surrounding area.

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It is an awesome museum. Nestled between the Lackawaxen and the Delaware rivers the Zane Grey museum is a great find. To see the writing space of the writer was really a boon. Most don't know Zane Grey for his fishing, hiking, and camping articles....More

1  Thank Tom J
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is a museum maintained and staffed by the National Forest Service. Its exhibits are very informational concerning the author Zane Grey, his wife Dolly and his influence on American culture. It does not take a long time to visit and yet the visitor comes...More

1  Thank Mary Ann J
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We enjoyed touring the grounds and house that Zane Grey wrote some of his books in. The attendee at the museum offers nice stories about his life that we had not read in any travel magazine. You can purchase a few of his books at...More

1  Thank Dale B
Reviewed 5 October 2015

You'd be surprised how much history is wrapped around this author . You'll spend more time that you thought you would!

Thank Ann A
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
yes it is. although there is no guarantee.
John O
14 October 2016|
Response from Tom J | Reviewed this property |
On weekends. It is best to call ahead just in case there is inclement weather.