Jim Thorpe Pennsylvania, known as "the Switzerland of America," has enchanted tourists for three centuries. The winding streets and wandering trails offer something for everyone to enjoy. Stroll and shop the Old Mauch Chunk Historic District, absorbing the magnificent Victorian architecture. Tour the many historic sites - eight of which are listed on the National Historic Register. Pedal your bike, cross-country and down hill ski, hike miles of exciting trails, paddle rushing whitewater on the Lehigh River, and breathe in the Lehigh Gorge's fabulous views. All of these things are superbly combined in the Victorian village of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania. From campgrounds to Guesthouses to B&B's to a Victorian Inn, there are lodging choices for every taste and budget. A fine selection of restaurants and pubs can be found in and around the historic downtown, and a blossoming cultural scene features art galleries and live performance of theater and music. Something for Everyone!
Facility Amenities: Guided Tours
General Information: Hours: Call 570-325-3673 9:30am to 5:30pm, 7 days a week. Ask specifically for Jim Thorpe information (this is a regional information number).
Tourist Info Center open 9:30am to 5:30 pm, 7 days a week.