12 Best Small Towns in Pennsylvania

Jun 28, 2021 | Top Story Johnstown

With so many different sides to it, Pennsylvania really is a treat to travel around and surely has something for everyone to enjoy. While its big cities of Pittsburgh and Philadelphia bustle with life, countless small towns in Pennsylvania can be found tucked away among the fertile farms and fields of Amish Country or the stupendous scenery and nature of the Poconos Mountains.

As the Keystone State was settled so early on, many of its towns have centuries-old historic sites and cultural landmarks for you to check out. Besides delving into their rich history and heritage or enjoying the state’s diverse array of landscapes, there are also fabulous arts and dining scenes for visitors to explore. Perfect for quiet getaways, Pennsylvania’s small towns also act as gateways to the natural riches that lie all around them and offer up some outstanding outdoor activities. See the list here.

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