There are various attractions to see if you live in or are visiting the Allentown, Pennsylvania area. Whether you are looking to find something to do that is entertaining, educational, or both then this town has you covered. Below are the top five attractions to visit:
Miller Symphony Hall
The Miller Symphony Hall is a venue you can visit to attend a show featuring various forms of the performing arts. This venue was converted from a marketplace into a concert hall at the tail end of the 19th century and is the perfect setting to catch the local symphony orchestra, jazz performances such as Simon Mulligan Trio on February 26th, or a family classic – Peter and the Wolf on March 9th.
Pines Dinner Theatre
The Pines Dinner Theatre is a spot you can visit for both dinner and a show. The Pines Dinner Theatre is a great option for a night out to celebrate a special occasion or just to add some entertainment to your usual night out. Check out their website to see the latest shows that change every couple months. Running through March 19th you can dine and see their ‘I Love you, You’re Perfect, Now Change.’
The Liberty Bell Museum
Did you know Allentown, Pennsylvania is where the Liberty Bell was hidden during the American Revolutionary War? Take a trip to the Liberty Bell Museum where you will have the chance to not only learn about the history of the Liberty Bell but see a replica of the Liberty Bell and be able to ring it.
Allentown Art Museum
The Allentown Art Museum is a great stop to view many art exhibits featuring paintings such as a showing of ‘Japonisme: Landscapes’ That will be at the Museum through April 20th. Also be sure to mark down the ‘Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami’ exhibit that will be available at the Museum starting March 5th and end May 28th. The museum has many exciting pieces of work lined up for viewing, as well as many strong permanent collections. Be sure to check out their website to see all that is coming up.
The Civic Theatre is a venue you can visit to catch a live stage show or even watch a movie out in theaters from Hollywood. The theatre has completed many recent renovations and is an excellent way to spend a date night out. The month of February they will be performing a musical called ‘9 to 5 the Musical’ that is based on Dolly Parton’s movie and music. This musical show runs throughout the full month of February.
With so many great attractions in Allentown, there is something for everyone and something to keep you busy all year long!