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Roadside America

Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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Great piece of Americana!

I've visited several times before and found the place going downhill but decided to return again. I... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2016
rm0463
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South Bound Brook, New Jersey
Great piece of American History

I first visited this as a child, has not changed but great to see again. It will not be for... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
MEtoFL
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Agawam, Massachusetts
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Shartlesville, PA 19554
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

I've visited several times before and found the place going downhill but decided to return again. I was impressed by the look of the layout and village. It appeared to be better taken care of and cleaner. Some of the interactive buttons still don't work,...More

Thank rm0463
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I first visited this as a child, has not changed but great to see again. It will not be for everyone but if you are a railroad fan or just appreciate great work it is for you. All handcrafted detail, a half hour well spent.

Thank MEtoFL
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I first visited Roadside America when I was 6 years old and have been coming back periodically ever since. We took our daughters when they were small and we are now taking the grandkids. And every generation has loved it. This attraction was built by...More

Thank Flagbaby
Reviewed 18 July 2016

There are too many things to begin to count. Everywhere you look there is amazing detail, from the fellow milking to the car with the flat tire. There are a lot of buttons that don't work--they're behind on some maintenance. But there was still so...More

Thank Redheaded_Amoeba
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Ok, so this is a throwback to an earlier time and is not "sexy", but this attraction represents the culmination of one man's dream and hobby. It is fascinating to walk around and note all the detail. The brochure is informative so use it while...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Excited to get out of the car after a long drive. The place says they are open to 6pm. It's 5:35pm and the lady says we're closing.

2  Thank Annie P
Reviewed 26 June 2016

You should go see it if it's not out of your way, particularly if you are a railroading enthusiast. Interactive displays, but found a few inoperative. Overall impressive. Lights are turned down and a patriotic presentation with Christian overtones is performed. Christian inspired articles for...More

Thank dpm3356
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I can't decide whether this hand crafted village that took 60 years of work is amazing or pathetic. The amount of patience and attention to detail required is astounding, but at the same time, this person spent his entire life...building a hand crafted village. Either...More

2  Thank NYTravelerBD
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Went here on a rainy day with the kids. We all really enjoyed it. It was really amazing to see and do something different . You can go at your own pace and walk around the miniature village . I don't think real small children...More

1  Thank Meam172000
Reviewed 3 May 2016

It may not look like much from the outside, but step in and it will take your breath away. Once you have taken this amazing miniature world in, start walking around and hit every button as you run trolleys, trains, mills, playgrounds... This is what...More

1  Thank Koalatravelor
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Admission for adults (ages 12 and up) is $6. The admission fee for children between 6 and 11 years of age is $3. Children 5 years of age and younger receive free admission. Group rates are available by calling 610-488-6241... More
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