Scranton Iron Furnaces

159 Cedar Ave.
Scranton, PA 18505- Map It
(570) 963-4804

AAA Editor Notes

Scranton Iron Furnaces is off I-81 exit 185 at 159 Cedar Ave. These four stone stacks are remnants of the Lackawanna Iron & Coal Co. blast furnaces, which were built 1848-57. The furnaces, catalysts for the development of Scranton, were the second largest producers of iron in the nation. Visitors can take self-guiding tours of the grounds, which offer educational exhibits. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 15 minutes minimum.
Hours: Daily, dawn-dusk.