Scranton Apartments Area Guide
There are many activities and attractions in the area that will keep you away from your Scranton apartment for the day. The Scranton Iron Furnaces is a demonstration of the city's founding industry and of the Scranton family's Lackawanna Steel Company. The Steamtown National Historic Site has a display of steam locomotives. The Electric City Trolley Museum operates some of Pennsylvania's old streetcar system. You can even tour the Lackawanna Coal Mine at McDade Park and go inside part of a former working mine.
Other recreational opportunities include Snö Mountain Ski Resort. Nay Aug Park is the largest of several parks in Scranton and was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, the designer of Central Park in Manhattan. The city is also home of the Electric Theatre Company, a professional theatre.
Steamtown Marathon starts in Forest City, PA and finishes at Courthouse Square in Downtown Scranton. Steamtown has been consistently ranked as one of the nation's fastest marathon courses.
The Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain is a partially covered amphitheater seating 17,500 where Scranton apartment renters can enjoy concerts and events during the summer months.
County of Lackawanna Transit System (COLTS) provides extensive bus service within the city. Martz Trailways and Greyhound Lines provide coach bus transportation from its downtown station to New York City, Philadelphia and other points in the northeast.
For those looking to get away from their apartment in Scranton for a while, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport is nearby.
Students attending one of the following colleges and universities will want to check our Scranton apartment listings: Lackawanna College, Marywood University, the University of Scranton, Johnson College, and The Commonwealth Medical College.
A post office in Scranton is located at 100 The Mall At Steamtown. The phone number is 570-941-0502.
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Scranton, PA Apartments And Rentals
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