Lackawanna County is the perfect destination to experience history, diverse cultures, and cuisine. Step back in time and learn about the men and boys who worked to fuel a nation 300ft below the earth’s surface at the Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour, marvel at Harry Houdini’s legacy and talent at the Houdini Museum Tour & Magic Show, and reminisce with Phoebe Snow as you ride a steam engine at Steamtown National Historic Site.
With 450+ restaurants in Lackawanna County, visitors can taste authentic ethnic cuisine from all over the world at any of our family-owned venues. Savor the homemade pasta and decadent sauces, discover a new appreciation for gourmet ramen, excite your palate with hand-made tamales, and indulge in our nationally-recognized Old Forge Style Pizza. Be sure to visit the local farmer’s markets and take home organic produce and flowers as a souvenir of time well spent in Lackawanna County.