Explore Altoona in Blair County, PA, home to one-of-a-kind places showcasing classic, interesting, fact-filled experiences, with an extensive variety of historical sites, family fun, cultural events and outdoor adventures. A sampling of our tour-friendly group experiences include steam locomotive excursions, minor league baseball, extraordinary cultural performances and visual art exhibits, old-fashioned ice cream parlors, family amusement parks, as well as a rich railroad and social heritage.
Blair County’s geographic sense of place cannot be replicated anywhere in the world. Explore the rich railroad heritage and signature opportunities available to explore:
With a multitude of award-winning hotel properties totaling in excess of 1,450 rooms and fabulous culinary experiences including numerous national chains and unique locally owned eateries, Altoona’s hospitality team is prepared to welcome your group.
Taste some of Blair County’s famous treat experiences by shopping Benzel’s Bretzel Bakery, Blair Candy Company, Gardners’ Candies, Meadows Frozen Custard and Ritchey’s Dairy.
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