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Reading Co. Technical and Historical Society

500 S 3rd St, Reading, PA 19612
+1 610-926-0253
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Bee Line Festival

We went here to visit the museum and discovered that they were running the "Bee Line Festival" at... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Oakville, Canada
Reading Railroad Museum Visit - Hamburg, PA

Our family visited the Reading RR museum in Hamburg on August 12th which happened to coincide with... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
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A look at important technological developments in Pennsylvania.
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“bee line” (3 reviews)
“nice museum” (2 reviews)
“railroad” (5 reviews)
500 S 3rd St, Reading, PA 19612
+1 610-926-0253
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We went here to visit the museum and discovered that they were running the "Bee Line Festival" at an increased rate. We had a good visit but it was hard to tell if the increased rate was worth what we got. Most of the vendors...More

Thank Glenncca
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Our family visited the Reading RR museum in Hamburg on August 12th which happened to coincide with their "Bee Line Festival". There were awesome exhibits inside in the exhibit hall as well as all kinds of railroad locomotives and cars outside. The volunteers and tour...More

Thank R9285RN
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We visited during the rail fest celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Reading Railroad Bee Line Service. We didn't know what to expect and were very impressed. They have a very nice museum and a souvenir shop with lots of options. They had quite a...More

Thank AdventuresomeCouple
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A nice place to buy local fresh produce, do enjoy buying meat and produce, at. A variety of vendors to chose from. Always full of people doing there shopping their, also a few small eatery to choose from, also clover hill wine sold there, and...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a nice place for all kinds of things from produce, meats, poultry, baked good and local wine.

Thank MrFusyPants
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Great historical information about Berks county. Interesting information about the great heritage! You need to go to the 5th floor of the Google works. And follow the signs to get there. It is one of the best kept secrets in Berks County.

1  Thank marePa
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Every time we have visited we have been pleased and since everything is so fresh we ended p with more then what we expected. We have never been disappointed. Going there early in the morning is the best since it is so popular with everyone.

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The Farmer's Market at the Fairgrounds is a great place to shop. Fresh meats, produce, baked goods,and specialty items are available. But it is also a great place to eat and socialize. Take your time because there are so many choices for a good breakfast,...More

1  Thank Connie52649
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Always look for a market to shop. We are head home .but always look to by fresh veg to take home .But make show you shop for the best price

Thank weepinbell65
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The history of the former Reading Railroad display is a living thing here in a small town !!! Within just about three miles north on Rt. 61, is another working railroad, The Reading and Northern, in Port Clinton, Pa.--- Great experience !!!!

1  Thank George B
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Annette S
30 July 2016|
Response from MrFusyPants | Reviewed this property |
Somehow Tripadvisor kicked your question to me: You are absolutely correct. The title is a jumble of 3 things, one I never heard of - Reading Co. Tech??? Probably a robot glitch at headquarters.