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Roadside America

Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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So from the outside it doesn't look like much--- but really . Check it out check it out check it... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Kelly F
via mobile

Went on a whim, and loved it. Felt like a trip back in time, a piece of real Americana. Every... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
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Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

So from the outside it doesn't look like much--- but really . Check it out check it out check it out. .. you'll find excellent work and try to spend less than an hour on there admiring all of the tiny details out into this...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Went on a whim, and loved it. Felt like a trip back in time, a piece of real Americana. Every hour the lights go out as "the sun sets over America", and the national anthem and "God Bless America" plays. Very patriotic but not at...More

Thank akory99
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I can't imagine anyone in today's modern world being willing or able to replicate this kind of exhibit. As an adult, I just had to appreciate the time, skill and multi-generational effort this took to accomplish. As a child, my 3yo was delighted by the...More

Thank Travel786001
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I used to visit here as a kid and brought my kids and today visited with my granddaughter. She is almost 3 and had a blast. Kids under 5 are free and adult admission is only $8. Even my 17 year old daughter enjoyed herself....More

Thank bupper66
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend's family had told me that this was not too far from where they live in Reading, PA. All four of us went up for the day. The staff are super friendly and welcoming. The display itself is nothing short of incredible. The amount...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

From the outside and gift shop I had my doubts...but once we went through the doors it was great! If you are traveling through on I-78 and need a stretch break it is perfect. If you are a local and need to find something to...More

Thank Tina1Kel
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Being a railroad affectionato since I was a young shaver, I had to see for myself what this place offered. Well I was not disappointed! Admission is fair considering the manpower to keep it up and running. Plenty of room and advantage points to watch...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of those roadside attractions from the 1940s and 1950s- a building size O guage model railroad layout with elaborate scenery representing Pennsylvania cities and towns. It is a handmade project that rewards a close look, some of the scenes are like an...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I didn't quite know what to expect going into it, but I found it to be really cool! It's relatively cheap, has an adorable display, and I'm all about keeping family businesses alive. I can't believe the entire display was hand made! Amazing.

Thank snkonczyk
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My husband and I are model train buffs with an HO set up in our garage, so we look for train displays when we travel. This one went above our expectations. Not HO, but so many great scenes set up with some animation, lights and...More

Thank luvdance46
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