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Lackawanna Historical Society

Catlin House, 232 Monroe Avenue, Scranton, PA 18510 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 570-344-3841

The Lackawanna Historical Society was founded in 1886 as the Lackawanna Institute of History and Science. It is one of the oldest cultural institutions in the county. In 1921, the focus of the organization shifted and it was renamed the Lackawanna Historical Society.

The mission of the LHS is to collect, preserve and interpret the artifacts, archives and bibliographic materials of the social, cultural and economic history of Lackawanna County and northeastern Pennsylvania

Facility Amenities: Gift Shop
General Information: Dates Closed: We are closed Sundays, Mondays, Holidays, and in inclement Weather., Distance from Airport: 8.7, Distance from Public Transportation: .5, Hours: Business Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 10 am to 5 pm Saturday, 12 pm to 3 pm Guided Tours: Tuesday - Saturday, 1 pm to 3 pm Group tours available by request Special Events: Weekend and Weeknights.
Guest Information: Family-friendly, Groups Welcome
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