140 Stroehman Drive
Altoona, PA 16601
Phone: (814) 942-2600
Fax: (814) 942-2366
A perfect location for a family picnic, the Memorial Park has lots to offer. It has a lovely play area for children while a basketball court is also available for friendly matches.
Fairview Park is a local park perfect for an evening jog or even for walking your pets. The park is home to a wonderful basketball court that attracts many school kids and is a venue for friendly matches.
The downtown Altoona region of Pennsylvania is bequeathed with one of the finest landmarks in the form of the Penn Alto Building. The construction and establishment of the edifice dates back to 1921. It occupies immense monumental value and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The building is a fine example of the Renaissance style of architecture. The building towers a massive nine stories high and is coupled with a partial tenth floor penthouse.
Enjoy a fun day out at Garfield Park. This park has many amenities for your recreation. You can practice baseball, soccer, softball and tennis games in the designated spaces. Apart from this, Garfield Park has an open pavilion and park benches for you to picnic with your loved ones.
Neighboring the iconic Mission Park Stadium is the Mansion Park, an impressive sports park boasting of two ball diamonds, basketball courts, tennis courts and more. The park serves as a venue for many local tournaments and has witnessed impressive performances over the years.
If you are a baseball fan then this is the place you must visit. Altoona Curve is a baseball ground where you can watch your favorite teams playing. It also houses a baseball kids fan club of the Altoona Curve team. Check their website for bookings and more information.
The Skyliner is an iconic rollercoaster that calls the Lakemont Park its home. The coaster can accommodate 18 riders, and it's dedicated to Curve's, a popular baseball team of the city.
Lakemont Park and the Island Water Park is a fun place for the entire family. Explore the dry land on Bumper Cars, Wheel and more. For those who are here to get wet, Pirate Ship Activity Pool and waterslides await your arrival.
Get yourself on a fun ride as you ride on Leap-The-Dips at the Island Water Park. This fun roller coaster’s history can be traced back to 1902, when it was built by E. Joy Morris Company. This roller coaster is considered to be one of the oldest roller coaster of the world which is still in use.
Spread over 161 acres (65 hectares) of land, the Etna Furnace is a historic structure that is developed around the iron structure. The Mount Etna Iron Works was a numerous charcoal iron producer in this region. During the antebellum years this region was a leading producer of Iron. Comprising of several stone constructions of blast furnace the area also covered a number of companies and houses that were related to the iron plantation.
Alto Reste Park is one of the most beautifully maintained cemeteries of Altoona. If has over 10,000 graves and also has a chapel on-site in addition to mausoleum complexes.
The Horseshoe Curve is named so because of its iconic shape that makes it resemble a horseshoe. This is a railroad which was opened to use in 1854 and is longer than 200 feet (609 meter).