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Roadside America

Shartlesville, PA 19554
+1 610-488-6241
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Fantastic Layout.

I had not been to this place in probably 45 yrs. I for got how huge it is, I also forgot about the... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2015
ATL0609
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Run, don't walk!

Roadside America is such a joy! Walking in for the first time is what I imagine walking into Oz... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2015
diva3713
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Shartlesville, PA 19554
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Reviewed 26 December 2015

I had not been to this place in probably 45 yrs. I for got how huge it is, I also forgot about the mirrored wall which gives it that effect. There is so much to see here, you almost need binoculars to see the smaller...More

Thank ATL0609
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Roadside America is such a joy! Walking in for the first time is what I imagine walking into Oz would be like - it's just crazy and overwhelming the amount of work that went in to creating this landmark. This would be a great place...More

Thank diva3713
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped by just out of curiosity and was very surprised. It's well worth the price to see all the great detail and hard work that went into this piece of art.

Thank RFissel
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Roadside America is a great attraction. It's easily accessible from the highway and there are a few other local attractions, gift shops, antique stores, and restaurants off of the same exit. The building and exhibit are old fashioned, as the attraction was founded in 1935,...More

Thank Hannah K
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Every year we make the trip to the Reading area and this is one of our favorite stops. It's a great piece of Americana that you just can't get anywhere else. My kids love the "Nightly Pageant" which is where they turn the lights down...More

Thank Dylan G
Reviewed 25 October 2015

My son and I have been to many, many model train displays, including Choo Choo Barn, in Stasburg, PA, and the one in Medina Railroad Museum, in Medina, NY (both of which are excellent), but this was the very best! The building in this exhibit...More

1  Thank MEEEK
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I've passed by this place at least 10 times and every time said we should stop there next time. This time was the next time and it was totally worth it. They charge $6.75 for an adult and when we went in I felt like...More

1  Thank richpease
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Another inexpensive thing to do if you're near Hershey-Lancaster-Harrisburg. The miniature village display was finished years ago, but it's still a nice attraction. This truly is a 'roadside attraction' as it appeared in the old days. Nice gift shop next door where a couple food...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Ive seen miniature villages before but nothing like this--he seemed to think of everything right down to scenes with storm damage. You could look for days and still see something new every time. The nighttime show run about every half hour was very nice too....More

Thank critic119
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We were enthralled with Laurence Gieringers' hobby. It is a wonderful miniature village, built by Mr. Gieringer during his life. Such detail, such imagination! B & I will come again; we met a fellow patron that visits at least twice a year. We kept forgetting...More

Thank GailCooks
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