300 Gateway Dr.
Mansfield, PA 16933
Phone: (570) 662-3000
Fax: (570) 662-2551
300 Gateway Dr., Mansfield, PA, US, 16933
- Phone: (570) 662-3000
- Fax: (570) 662-2551
Arts & Museums
Explore the heavens at this mesmerizing planetarium, which projects real-time images of the night sky for guests to observe. The planetarium educates and delights all, with its fascinating, multimedia shows. Learn about the history of space exploration, Earth's nearby galaxies, connections between astronomy and culture, the planets, the stars, and NASA's family of space vehicles. The planetarium is
Situated in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York, The Rockwell Museum of Western Art displays a collection of Native American and Western artwork. It showcases paintings at its themed galleries which include Wilderness, Buffalo, Horse, Indian and Cowboy. Its educational program and tours, affiliated with the New York State Learning Standards, is particularly enjoyable for students between 8 and 12 years of age. There is also a National Geographic Collection of The Greatest Photographs of the American West, which is a favorite among visitors. Music, Margaritas & Sunsets is a special program hosted by the museum, every Wednesday, which includes a series of musical concerts. For a slice of Native American history, be sure to visit this museum.
The Corning Museum of Glass is a celebration of glass, "not just for looking at or through." There are about 45,000 glass objects here, hands on exhibits that explore the art, science and technology of glass, daily glass-blowing demonstrations, a glass-working studio, a world class research library and market. See the website to know more.
Located directly across from the Harris Hill Soaring Corporation's airfield, the 37,132 square foot National Soaring Museum is the only comprehensive U.S. museum and one of only two worldwide that is focused on motorless flight.
The Jenning's Tavern, popularly known as the Benjamin Patterson Inn is a historic inn and tavern that is spread over less than one acre of land. This tow levels structure designed in the Federal style of architecture is said to be the oldest frame building of that area. It features the dining room, the kitchen, an open fireplace, the long rooms and the guest quarters, and a beautiful collection of the things present in the home.
Believed to be the earliest commercial structure in the town of Elmira, New York, the Chemung Canal Bank Building was established in 1832. The building was occupied by the Chemung Canal Trust Company for about 76 years, after which a number of law firms set up offices in it. Today, this Greek Revival and Traditional Federal style building is owned and maintained by the Chemung County Historical Society, who have opened it as a local history museum and a library, both open to the public. The building has become a significant landmark of Elmira.
Exhibits on Native Americans, Mark Twain and local history make up this local history museum.
This art museum houses an interesting collection of 20th century paintings and sculptures.
Open to the public June through August, and by appointment only September through May, this museum is housed in the Painted Post Depot. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the pre-fabricated building was erected on its current site in 1881-1882, and was used by the railroad until 1954. Now it holds the Town of Erwin Museum Collection, which interprets the history of Painted Post and the Town of Erwin through exhibits of artifacts, pictures, illustrations and videotapes.
The Pennsylvania Lumber Museum preserves and interprets the history and technology of the Commonwealth's forest industries during the time when white pine and hemlock were the wealth of the nation. The grounds include a 1912 Shay-geared logging locomotive and a re-created logging camp.
Learn how Little Leagues grew from its small beginnings in Williamsport, Pennsylvania to being played in over 100 countries. Enjoy the Hall of Excellence and interactive exhibits including pitching, running the bases or play by play announcing.
Accredited by the American Association of Museums in Pennsylvania, the Thomas T. Taber Museum features 19th century period decorated rooms, an authentic woodworking shop, five paintings by Severin Roesen in the fine and decorative arts gallery and the Shempp Model Train exhibit which contains more than 300 toy trains and two working displays.