Cornwall Iron Furnace

94 Rexmont Rd.
Cornwall, PA 17016- Map It
(717) 272-9711
Save 50 cents on regular admission.

AAA Editor Notes

Cornwall Iron Furnace is off US 322, following markers on SR 419 to 94 Rexmont Rd. The furnace, built by Peter Grubb in 1742, operated until 1883. Structures on the grounds include the original furnace stack; the blast machinery; blowing tubs; wagon and blacksmith shops; the open-pit mine; and the ironmaster's mansion. Exhibits in the Charcoal House, now a visitor center, depict mining operations, charcoal making and iron making. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour, 15 minutes minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 65+); $4 (ages 3-11).
AAA Benefit:
$.50 off regular admission.
Hours: Thurs.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. noon-5. Last tour begins 1 hour, 15 minutes before closing. Closed major holidays except Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.