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Posts from July 2016

8 Inexpensive Summer Outings

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

Looking to spend a summer day in the Laurel Highlands that doesn’t break the bank? Find great places to cool off, get outside, and show your Steelers pride this summer. Laurel Hill State Park The lake and the beach at Laurel Hill are a hub for summer activity. Build sandcastles and cool off in the water. Rent boats, canoes, kayaks,…

From the new Visitors Center Complex to the Memorial Plaza, the entire Flight 93 National Memorial is a beautiful place of remembrance and honor recognizing the sacrifice made by the passengers of Flight 93. Whether your visit serves as a pilgrimage, a patriotic rite of passage, or merely a historical and educational experience, one thing is for…

All Along the National Road

Friday, July 1, 2016 4:00 PM by Allyson Null

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip Take a ride on the road that shaped a nation. The National Road celebrates 200 years of completion in 2018, and we're inviting you to join the fun! This tour offers a unique perspective of captivating history from days gone by and the triumphs along Route 40. Hosted by historically-dressed reenactors, this tour includes…

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