Great Stops in Carlisle, PA 

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Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse: This resort and playhouse has various activities to offer. Their playhouse brings Broadway to Pennsylvania with professional casts and seating for up to 400 people. They also have comfortable lodging, flavorful cuisine and room for banquets or meetings. Visit for more information.

The U.S. Army Heritage & Educational Center: This facility is located on Soldiers Drive in Carlisle. Their mission is to preserve the history of American soldiers. This site contains a museum, walking trail and special events are held throughout the year. For a list of events or more information visit

Bent Pine Alpaca Farm: The alpaca farm is located on Old Stonehouse Road in Carlisle. The owners are also the alpaca caretakers and breeders. This stop is very child friendly and offers farm visits and welcomes group tours. While on a tour, visitors can learn all about alpacas while interacting with them. For more information or to schedule a visit check out 

Carlisle Theatre: This theater is also the home to the Carlisle Regional Performing Arts Center. They host special events and shows ranging from children's musical perfomances to independent movies. Visit for showtimes and more information.

Pomfret Street Shops: The shops located on Pomfret Street in historical downtown Carlisle are vibrant, interesting and charming. These stores are a great stop for afternoon shopping, dining, sharing a good time with friends. Parking is always plentiful with metered street & adjacent lots, & the multi-level downtown parking garage located on the first bock of West Pomfret St. For more info check out these businesses individual websites & Facebook pages as well as the Facebook pages for, The Pomfret Group; or, Shop The Block, Carlisle, PA.

Trindle Bowl: The Trindle Bowling Center is a great stop for family fun. They have 40 lanes for bowling, a large game room, complete snack bar and room for birthday parties and special events. For more information and specials visit

RT 15 ByWay of the Arts: This destination is a Pennsylvania artisan trail. They offer eclectic road trips and travel packages along with places to eat and stay. To explore the arts that Central PA has to offer visit 

Carlisle Sports Emporium: The Sports Emporium is the "place to play" in Cumberland County. They are a year round entertainment complex. Activities range from go-carts to laser tag, in door rock climbing, miniature golf and a whole lot more. For prices and more information and prices visit

The Garden Gallery: This art gallery is located in historical downtown Carlisle. They have a large gallery and do restoration and framing. They also hold events for local artists in the area. For more information and events listings visit