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Best 5 Places To Visit This Summer In Washington County

July 27, 2013 4:52 PM

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(Source: Washington County Tourism Promotion Agency)

(Source: Washington County Tourism Promotion Agency)

Looking for an awesome summer getaway experience that’s not so far from home? Check out these great spots for summertime fun in Washington County, Pa.! Between shopping, entertainment, history and outdoors fun, they’re sure to have something you’ll love!

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Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
1 Museum Road
Washington, PA 15301
724-228-9256
www.patrolley.org

Take a ride into the past. Experience living history through scenic rides on vintage streetcars. Learn about a fascinating time in America’s history. Four-mile trolley ride, guided tour of display building with 30 trolleys, film, exhibits, museum store & picnic area. “More than a ride, it’s an Experience!” Celebrating 50 years!

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The Meadows Racetrack & Casino
210 Racetrack Road
Washington, PA 15301
724-503-1200
1-877-824-5050
www.meadowsgaming.com

Whether witnessing the thrill of year-round harness racing at The Meadows from the grandstands or the comfort of a VIP suite, you’ll understand why they say, “Every 16 minutes the place goes crazy!” Keep the fun going with cocktails & live entertainment at one of our lounges. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-848-1880.

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Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village
401 Meadowcroft Road
Avella, PA 15312
724-587-3412
www.heinzhistorycenter.org

Discover 16,000 years, all in one day! Explore the prehistoric Meadowcroft Rockshelter, a National Historic Landmark with the oldest evidence of people in North America. Get a glimpse into the lives of everyday people in our recreated 16th century Indian village; 18th century frontier trade area; and 19th century village.

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Montour Trail
304 Hickman Street, Suite 3
Bridgeville, PA 15017
412-257-3011
www.montourtrail.org

A multi-use, non-motorized recreational rail-trail, with 42 trail miles open from Moon Township to Clairton; 23 in Washington County.

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Tanger Outlet Center
Interstate 79, Exit 41
2200 Tanger Boulevard
Washington, PA 15301
724-225-8435
1-800-405-2193
www.tangeroutlet.com

Enjoy shopping at over 80 brand name outlet stores to include Under Armour, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, J.Crew, LOFT, White House Black Market, Talbots, Gymboree, Nike, and many more! Get special deals & inside scoop by following us on Facebook, download our exclusive Tanger app (it’s free), or join our Tanger Club.

Source: Washington County Tourism Promotion Agency. Visit their website here!

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