SCRANTON, Pa. – Steamtown National Historic Site announces its 2017 season of summer and fall excursions.

Excursion destinations include the popular Moscow and Tobyhanna locales, along with trips to Gouldsboro, Cresco, East Stroudsburg and Delaware Water Gap Township.

Railfest 2017, Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3 will also feature a train ride to Moscow each day.

All destinations feature light snacks and refreshments available for sale during the train layover.

Some destinations may also include local music or entertainments during you’re visit.

Additional information is available atwww.nps.gov/stea/planyourvisit/calendar.htm

The daily park entrance fee is $7.00 per adult, all ages 16 and older.

Children ages 15 and younger, accompanied by an adult, are admitted to the Park at no charge.

All walking tours offered by park staff, including museum access and the park movie, “Steel and Steam,” are included in the entrance fee.

Excursion fares include the park entrance fee.

Advance reservations are recommended although seats may be available at the ticket office prior to train boarding.

Tickets are non-refundable unless an excursion is cancelled by park management.

We accept all major credit and debit cards.

Phone (570) 340-5204, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily, to purchase tickets.

The popular “Scranton Limited” short train rides will continue to operate daily except Sundays through August at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 and 2:15 p.m.

On Sundays we offer the “Nay Aug Gorge Limited” short train ride that transports visitors to the entrance of Nay Aug Tunnel.

The “Nay Aug Gorge Limited” operates on the same timetable.

Tickets to ride either train cost $5.00 per person, all ages 6 and older.

Located in downtown Scranton, Pa., Steamtown NHS is open daily from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

From I-81 follow exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway); then, follow the brown and white signs to the park entrance at Lackawanna and Cliff Avenues (GPS: N 41.41, W 75.67).

General park information is available by phoning (570) 340-5204 during regular business hours, or by visiting the park website anytime.