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The Marketplace at Steamtown

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Address: 300 Lackawanna Ave, Scranton, PA 18503 (Formerly The Mall at Steamtown)
Phone Number: +1 570-343-3400
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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The Marketplace at Steamtown, formally known as The Mall at Steamtown is a...

The Marketplace at Steamtown, formally known as The Mall at Steamtown is a multi-use center for shopping, fitness, dining and much more!

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Can't wait for them to make a comeback

We use to go here when I was a teenager (like 10-15 years ago) and it was an incredible mall. I've been out of the state for a while so I don't quite understand what happened to... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2016
KMurray714
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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716 reviews
315 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This was a very quiet mall, with not a lot going on it seems but it was still kind of interesting to visit. On the back of the mall, is a door that allows you access to an overhead walk looking down on the train yards.

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Thank rduinc
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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647 reviews
308 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

W\e were last here 9 years ago, and I thought it was a much busier place. Virtually no were to eat or shop. Very disappointing.

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Thank Tom B
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

So I originally came to see the old "Scranton Welcomes You" sign and it took a while but I found it in the mall. The mall itself was very sad if I'm being honest. People were there but there just wasn't much going on. A lot of potential however. There was a place to go outside and see the train... More 

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Thank Shannon M
Scranton, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We use to go here when I was a teenager (like 10-15 years ago) and it was an incredible mall. I've been out of the state for a while so I don't quite understand what happened to it, but I hope they return back to what they use to be. It still has a lot of potential!!

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Thank KMurray714
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Has begun to grow again. Shopping options for individuals and families. Centralized location to other downtown amenities and activities.

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Thank ssb87
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

To make matters worse... there was no more memorabilia from The Office TV series :( hey, at least parking was free! Mall needs some more though

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Thank Shahrum A
South Orange, New Jersey
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268 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

The mall was empty on a Sunday morning. Other then Boscov's none of the other stores had many customers. There are more empty storefronts than stores that are occupied. I wouldn't make this a destination for my trip.

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Thank barroske
anaheim
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Many stores were closed and out of business. Only pizza and subway to eat there for a meal. Only one major store there. The mall was pretty much dead and disappointing.

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Thank familyof6Anaheim
GRAND RAPIDS
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103 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

We stopped in to see a cast iron art show, which was excellent! There isn't much retail going on, but there are a few places to eat. I'm not a big shopper.

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Thank DANIEL P
Kell T, Guest Relations Manager at The Marketplace at Steamtown, responded to this review

Daniel, So happy you enjoyed the art show. We have a number of new places opening soon. Stay Tuned! Thank you, Kelly Tuey The Marketplace at Steamtown Events and Marketing Specialist More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Great excursion on a steam engine!! Very informative. If you have an occasion to go to Scranton, I suggest visiting this museum. Every person I met was helpful and engaging!!

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Thank nah4847

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