In its heyday the Lackawanna Station on Jefferson Avenue in Scranton saw passsengers taking the daily run from Scranton to Hoboken on the Phoebe Snow. Once you arrived in Hoboken you had your choice of taking the tubes (a subway that went under the Hudson River) or a ferry boat that plied the Hudson River to get to Manhattan. The ferry came in way downtown and the tubes came into the subbasement at Gimbles Dept. Store.
There is no longer a train to Hoboken, but the train does take you to Iron Furnace, about 7 miles outside of Scranton where you can tour the old steel furnaces that were a large part of the Scranton economy for many years. The train ride itself is worth the trip and seeing the remains of a now defunct American tradition. is also worth the trip.
The Steamtown Train Museum is also worthwile for anyone interested in the old, now completely refurbished train station (now a hotel and restaurant) and the trains that used to stop there.
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