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Roadside America

Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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All in the Family

Yeah, it is a bit off the beaten path. Yeah, it can be considered a bit dated in the 21st... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
grrprr
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Great for kids

Gotta love this time capsule. Kids like the scavenger hunt and especially pushing the buttons.We... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
david999
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Potomac, MD
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Shartlesville, PA 19554
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Yeah, it is a bit off the beaten path. Yeah, it can be considered a bit dated in the 21st century. But wow. What a display. Make sure you climb to the top level to get a good overview of the entire display. A really...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Gotta love this time capsule. Kids like the scavenger hunt and especially pushing the buttons.We spent about an hour here.

Thank david999
Reviewed 22 June 2017

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 9 June 2017

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 22 May 2017

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 20 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 16 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

1  Thank steelersgal78
Reviewed 31 March 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
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Kathy K
10 July 2017|
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Response from dendiamgmt | Reviewed this property |
Admission for adults (ages 12 and up) is $6. The admission fee for children between 6 and 11 years of age is $3. Children 5 years of age and younger receive free admission. Group rates are available by calling 610-488-6241... More
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