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Things to do in Allentown

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
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“Great fun for the family! The Park is about a 45min drive from the Property. Spend all day at this attraction with the family!!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Contemporary indoor arena hosting various sporting events, concerts & touring productions. Check at www.pplcenter.com.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great Shopping Experience. This mall is about a 45 min drive from the Property, but worth the drive. So many stores and Priemum Restaurants to choose from.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“The Da Vinci Center is a discovery center for learning with hands on exhibits. The Da Vinci Science Center (DSC) is a national award-winning nonprofit organization that has brought science to life and lives to science since 1992.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Museum
“There are over 19,000 pieces of art represented here that is both inspired by our cultural heritage as well as by the local Lehigh Valley community. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is a great place to spend a few hours and see amazing automobile exhibits. Check out the website for more information.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Stadium
“Just the thing to do come summer! The field is home to our local minor league baseball team, the Iron Pigs. Grab your friends and family and make your way to Coca-Cola Park. Here you can purchase a hot, a beer or some Cracker Jacks and enjoy this great American past time. Parking is free, first come-first serve. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Minor league Philadelphia Phillies baseball team. Family fun in a new stadium.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Anything you need, they've got it. From Ukrainian pierogies to Korean bibimbap, freshly baked bread, aged cheeses, hand stuffed olives, and so much more. Perfect place to stock up on your picnic essentials!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great food-a lot of the food is sourced from local farms. They brew their own beer and have a wide selection of other beverages as well. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“One of Pennsylvania's Most Beautiful Concert Halls Serving as a cultural destination for the greater Lehigh Valley and beyond, Miller Symphony Hall is the Lehigh Valley’s premier Performing Arts Center.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to walk, play volleyball, basketball, and there's a playground for kids, and swimming in the summer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious vegetarian options (and their meatful options are delicious, too!)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Department Store
Restaurant
“It's not much to look at from the outside, and they definitely live up to their "sophisticated but unpretentious" atmosphere and menu. Great service. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Entertainment
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great food-a lot of the food is sourced from local farms. They brew their own beer and have a wide selection of other beverages as well. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious vegetarian options (and their meatful options are delicious, too!)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It's not much to look at from the outside, and they definitely live up to their "sophisticated but unpretentious" atmosphere and menu. Great service. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A great cocktail menu and outdoor seating area in the summer in the center of Allentown across from the PPL Center.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Cheap beer, decent pizza, regular bar fare for not a lot. Usual multitude of tvs for watching sports.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located on the same strip as the venue, this place will leave you wanting more. The view to the food to the drinks. This is a great date night right down the street. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

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