The City of Allentown, PA
Allentown is a popular city in the state of Pennsylvania with a total of 107,815 residents living there. Allentown is ranked as the third most populated city in Pennsylvania and the 219th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Lehigh County. The largest nearby city to Allentown is Reading, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Allentown, including Burger King, Charles Pizza & Restaurant, Mcdonald's Family Restaurant, Mcdonald's Restaurant / Wal-mart and Mc Donald's. For a larger selection of Allentown restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Allentown Golf Courses, Museums and/or Amusement Parks, including the Allentown Municipal Golf Course, George Taylor House, Iron Lakes Country Club, Willow Brook Golf Course and Liberty Bell Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Allentown please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Allentown:
- Allentown Lehigh Valley Intl. Airport (ABE)
- Hazelton Municipal Airport (HZL)
- Reading Regional Airport (RDG)
Allentown, Pennsylvania Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Allentown experiences an average high temperature of 81 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 58 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.66 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Allentown with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 38 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Allentown to receive an average of 3.24 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.4 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -14 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Allentown should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 39.
Allentown, Pennsylvania Attractions
1Allentown Art Museum - Allentown,
The Allentown Art Museum is an art museum that is situated in the city of Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the US. It was founded in 1934 by a group organized by noted Pennsylvania impressionist painter, Walter Emerson Baum. With its collection of over 13,000 works of art, the Allentown Art Museum is a major regional art institution. In addition, its library and archives of more than 16,000 titles and 40 current periodicals make it an important regional cultural resource.
2Allentown Municipal Golf Course - Allentown,
The Allentown Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lehigh County Pennsylvania. Built in 1952, this Allentown course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 610-395-9926. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3400 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104
3Alpine Mountain Ski & Ride Center - Scranton,
Alpine Mountain Ski & Ride Center is a ski area in The Poconos of Pennsylvania located south-east of Scranton, Pennsylvania. It has 21 trails including 3 greens, 12 blues and 6 diamonds. It also has a terrain park that can be found on the east side of the mountain at the bottom of the Swivel trail.
4Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club - Gilbertsville,
The Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Built in 1968, this Gilbertsville course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 610-754-9862. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1921 Ludwig Rd, Gilbertsville, PA 19525
5America On Wheels - Allentown,
America On Wheels is an over-the-road transportation museum that is situated in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania in the US.
6Apple Mountain Golf & Country Club - , Belvidere,
The Apple Mountain Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Warren County New Jersey. Built in 1973, this Belvidere course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 908-453-3023. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 369 Hazen Oxford Rd, Belvidere, NJ 7823
7Architects Golf Club, The - , Phillipsburg,
The Architects Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Warren County New Jersey. Built in 2001, this Phillipsburg course designed by Stephen Kay & Ron Whitten is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 908-213-3080. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 700 Strykers Rd, Phillipsburg, NJ 8865
8Asa Packer Mansion - Jim Thorpe,
The Asa Packer Mansion, in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, was the home of Asa Packer, coal and railroad magnate and founder of Lehigh University. It is one of the best preserved Italianate Villa homes in the US.
9Bear Creek Mountain Resort - Macungie,
Bear Creek is a ski resort near Macungie, in the Berks County region of Pennsylvania, in the US. The resort opened in 1967. It was known as the Doe Mountain until 1999.
10Blackwood Golf Course - Douglassville,
The Blackwood Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Berks County Pennsylvania. Built in 1970, this Douglassville course designed by David & Bill Gordon is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 610-385-6200. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 510 Red Corner Rd, Douglassville, PA 19518
Allentown, Pennsylvania Hotels
7Howard Johnson Inn And Suites By Dorney Park Allentown
3220 Hamilton Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
10Hilton Garden Inn Allentown Bethlehem Airport
1787-b Airport Road
Allentown, PA 18109
Allentown, Pennsylvania Restaurants
This is a list of Allentown Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Burger Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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