The City of East Texas, PA
East Texas is a small town in the state of Pennsylvania. The largest nearby city to East Texas is Philadelphia, approximately 37 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near East Texas, including 3 Men & A Bagel, China Wok Restaurant, Domino's Pizza, Auntie Anne's Soft Pretzels and China Moon. For a larger selection of East Texas restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby East Texas Golf Courses, Amusement Parks, Museums and/or Ski Resorts, including the Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Museum of Indian Culture, Allentown Municipal Golf Course, Indian Creek Golf Course and Golf Club at Shepherd Hills The. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of East Texas please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near East Texas:
- Allentown Lehigh Valley Intl. Airport (ABE)
- Hazelton Municipal Airport (HZL)
- Reading Regional Airport (RDG)
East Texas, Pennsylvania Attractions
1Abington Art Center - Jenkintown,
Abington Art Center, located in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, PA is a non-collecting contemporary art museum with exhibition galleries and a sculpture park. Abington Art Center’s mission is to cultivate the power of the arts – inspiring individuals and strengthening community. The Art Center supports its mission through exhibitions, a studio school for visual arts & dance, community education programs and public events at its Jenkintown, Pennsylvania cultural campus.
2Allentown 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.
3Allentown 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
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.
6Architects 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
7Asa 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.
8Awbury Arboretum - Philadelphia,
Awbury Arboretum is a nonprofit arboretum and estate located at 1 Awbury Road in East Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Its grounds are open daily without charge.
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
East Texas, Pennsylvania Hotels
4Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Allentown-dorney Park
3620 Hamilton Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
5Howard Johnson Inn And Suites By Dorney Park Allentown
3220 Hamilton Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
8Best Western Plus Allentown Inn & Suites By Dorney Park
5630 W Tilghman St
Allentown, PA 18104
East Texas, Pennsylvania Restaurants
This is a list of East Texas Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Delicatessens Retail, Chinese Restaurants and Burger Restaurants. Happy Dining!
East Texas Articles
Published November 4, 2011
See Fabulous Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, City Hall filled with Alexander Milne Calder’s statues including William Penn’s, and the Magic Gardens
Published October 30, 2011
Botanical Garden and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy these lovely oases in and around Philadelphia Pennsylvania ideal for family strolls and picnics!
Published October 22, 2011
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the third largest museum in the nation, with vast collections housing hundreds of thousands of artifacts spanning various periods
Published September 29, 2011
With so many historic places to visit in Philadelphia, we managed to pack in all the main attractions and still include less known locations that make Philly so unique.
Published September 28, 2011
From the Franklin Institute to the Ben Franklin Memorial to the recreation of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, Philadelphia is Ben Franklin's Town