Gruber Wagon Works

1102 Red Bridge Rd.
Reading, PA 19605- Map It
Phone: (610) 374-8839

AAA Editor Notes

Gruber Wagon Works, 1102 Red Bridge Rd. at the Berks County Heritage Center, started in 1882 as a one-man trade shop and grew to a mass-production wagon manufacturing company. The building was moved from its original site in Mount Pleasant and meticulously restored, complete with tools and machinery used by Gruber craftsmen. Guided tours are available.
$5; $4 (ages 60+); $3 (ages 7-18). Combination ticket with C. Howard Hiester Canal Center $8; $6 (ages 60+); $4 (ages 7-18).
Hours: Guided tours are given Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-5, May 1-last Sun. in Oct. Last tour begins 1 hour before closing. Allow 1 hour minimum.