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Eagles Mere Historic Village

Address: Eagles Mere Avenue, Rt 42, Eagles Mere, PA 17731
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
Owner description: "The last unspoiled resort". Lake, museum. Specialty shops, lodging, activities.
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
Owner description: "The last unspoiled resort". Lake, museum. Specialty shops, lodging, activities.
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

These museums are amazing. The air museum has the largest collection of early flying planes on the East Coast. The auto museum is world class with a collection of about 70 magnificent cars, period toys, trains, etc. and the collection gets rotated so it is never stale. On good weather days one can watch the antique plans flying. Lunch at... More 

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east coast
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

High quality museum. If you're in the area to hike and the weather is cold or wet-come here! Gave our group the flavor of what life was like in Eagles Mere's heyday at the beginning of the 20th century. There's a bookstore and several boutiques, including one selling hand-made guitars and art and another selling wood tables and other hand-crafted... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Great, great bookstore , appropriate for this obviously wealthy town. Very nice gift/women's apparel store where our female companions dropped some cash for very reasonably priced and unique items. Wonderful bakery with unfortunately limited hours, apparently connected to the Crestmont Inn. We wanted to load up with goodies and breads to take home and hand out as gifts, but they... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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153 reviews 153 reviews
38 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Eagles Mere is more than a village... it was a destination that was 'all the rage' back in Victorian days, and is now a quaint town, well worth a weekend stay. I learned in the museum, that Eagles Mere has 250 full time residents, but the population swells to 1,800 over the Summer when many return year after year.... not... More 

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Eagles Mere is one of the remaining gems nestled in the mountains. The town is unspoiled and very quaint to visit. From the toboggan slide in the winter (A+ experience)to the summer activities on the lake to special events in the park, you will not be disappointed. The people are very nice in this area, some locals, many season home... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

One large building with a novel little antique shop, museum, bookstore, quickie mart, and then another building with Art, and other items... A wonderful little town with peace and ambiance

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Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania, United States
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81 reviews 81 reviews
24 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

It was a short walk from The Eagles Mere Inn where we stayed. If you like peace and quiet this is the place for you. The people where all very nice. The town is immaculate. Ice cream, souvenir shops and a wonderful museum. A short walk to the lake and a beautiful park to relax the day away. Glad to... More 

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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I love the store on the end that sells candles when they are on sale. I also love the jolly trolley gift shop they have cool glass products. The store that is on the other side from the museum sells great different things and cool bracelets, The best shop by far though is Moose Crossing right outside of town the... More 

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Albrightsville
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I've visited this park half a dozen times. The RV area has good sized lots, many with electric. Water is every so often down the path, so you either have to fill up or put on a splitter and have a very long hose. There are two dumpstations to use when you leave.The restroom/showers were excellently maintained and cleaned. There... More 

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Red Lion, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews 82 reviews
17 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Beautiful little town with a great lake and a very interesting history. You can certainly spend a day here...enjoying some hiking around the lake, grabbing a bit to eat in town, and enjoying the few shops. There is also a fantastic little museum that describes the history of the town. It is very well done!

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