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1095 Wayne Ave.
Chambersburg, PA 17201-2995
Phone: (717) 263-3400
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Memorial Fountain and Statue is located at Franklin County, Pennsylvania. This historic fountain and statue was installed in 1878 C.E and is built of cast iron. The fountain basin is hexagonal in shape and is 30 feet in diameter. There are eight flower vases and the central shaft is 26 feet in height. The statue was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on May 19, 1978.
An exciting amusement center offering fun for the whole family, Cluggy's includes a 6,000 square foot skate park, an arcade, batting cages, miniature golf, go-carts and more.
Franklin County Courthouse is located in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1865 on a site that was originally purchased from Colonel Benjamin Chambers in 1785. The architectural style is Greek Revival and the building was designed by S. Hutton and Samuel Seibert. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 18, 1974.
Originally built in 1818 and listed on the registry of the State and National Historic Sites since 1978, the jail survived the burning of Chambersburg by Confederate forces in 1864 and was once a stop on the Underground Railroad. Tours are offered.
Midway between Chambersburg and Gettysburg on US 30, the 1,125-acre Caledonia State Park is the perfect place to enjoy such activities as picnicking, fishing, hiking, swimming, golfing, hunting, and camping.
Benjamin Blythe Homestead or the Hazel Glen and Blythstead is a building that dates back to the 1790s era. This Georgian home was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977, and was owned by Benjamin Blythe, one of the foremost settlers of this vicinity.
The Widow Piper's Tavern is a magnificent tavern that is also referred to as the Old Courthouse and Shippensburg Civic Center. A prominent site in the U.S. State of Pennsylvania, it is precisely situated in the Shippensburg region of the Cumberland County. The construction of the tavern dates back to 1735, and has been included in the National Register of Historic Places.
Producers of the award-winning Gettysburg Winery Chardonnay, this winery 15 minutes west of the Gettysburg National Monument offers many fun features, including Saturday afternoon concerts, occasional art exhibits and wine appreciation classes. Wines produced by the winery include red, white, and fruit. A wine shop in Gettysburg can be found at 25 Chambersburg Street.
The birthplace of President James Buchanan, this 18.5-acre park, situated in the gap of Tuscarora Mountain between McConnellsburg and Mercersburg; features a historical monument, trails, and picnic tables.
The scenic 1,085-acre Cowans Gap State Park is the perfect spot for enjoying such seasonal recreational activities as camping, ice fishing, ice skating, fishing, swimming, picnicking, hunting, boating, and hiking.
A seasonal performing animal theme park, Land of Little Horses offers hands-on activities and events.
Zion Reformed United Church of Christ dates back to 1770 and is Washington County's oldest church. It rose to prominence when the Union army converted its bell tower into a lookout point during the famous Battle of Gettysburg. Though it enjoyed this vantage point, it emerged unscathed after the American Civil War. It is well-known for its bell tower and the tradition of summoning parishioners by its bells. Even today, their distinctive tones, forming a delightful melody, can be heard in the neighborhood. Visitors are also dazzled by its stained glass windows that portray popular scenes from the Bible, the early 19th-century Roman Window being the most famous one. This church offers the Eucharist sacrament once a month and worship services on all Sundays.