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“Rich History of Jim Thorpe as an Olympian and Coal Mining”

Mauch Chunk Museum & Cultural Center
Ranked #12 of 25 things to do in Jim Thorpe
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Wonderful visit to the Museum. Small museum but lots to see. History of Mauch Chunk, Jim Thorpe, Coal Mining, Incline Plain, RR and Lenape Indians. Loved it!!

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Reviewed 15 June 2012

The video they show is so informative and we love history so we enjoyed seeing all the artifacts and learning about the coal industry's development.

Thank mrstemplin
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Reviewed 7 June 2012

Interesting film, but mostly photos in museum. Modelmofnthe switchback railroad was interesting, showing how it worked.

Thank Carol S
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Reviewed 24 April 2012

Stop in for the exhibits as well as the video history of the town and area!

Thank Chuck2010
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