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Built in 1753 by Jacob Bachmann and his wife Katrinna, at the corner of Fermor (now Second) and Northampton Streets. This stone tavern also served as a place for local politicians to meet and exchange ideas, and from 1753 to 1766 a large room on the second floor was used as the first Court of Northampton County. The tavern was also owned by George Taylor, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and was used as his residence. The Bachmann Publick House has been restored with 70% of the building’s original fabric is intact. This building is on the National Register of Historic Places. The building currently contains the Lenape Cultural Center, open on Saturdays from 11am to 3pm.

Business Phone Number: 610-253-1222
Business Address: Second & Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
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See our expanded selection of children’s books and toys, as well as enjoy awesome events for the whole family.

Monday – Saturday: 9 am – 7 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm

Business Website Address: https://bookandpuppet.com/
Business Phone Number: (484) 541-5379
Business Address: 22 Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Crayola Experience
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Discover 25 hands-on attractions, where the magic of Crayola comes to life. Use your imagination to save the adventure lab from colorful trouble, name and wrap your own crayon, create melted wax spin act, make digital art come to like and so much more!

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Monday-Friday: 9:30 am-4 pm

Saturday & Sunday 10 am-6 pm

Memorial Day- Labor Day Hours:

Monday-Friday: 10 am-6 pm

Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 6 pm

 

Business Website Address: http://www.crayolaexperience.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 515-8000
Business Contact Email: experienceinfo@crayola.com
Business Address: 30 Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: D & L Trail
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The D&L Trail follows the 165-mile route that anthracite coal took from mine to market. It winds through northern mountains and along the banks of the Lehigh and Delaware Rivers through northeast Pennsylvania, the Lehigh Valley and through Bucks County. The D&L Trail passes through towns, industrial powerhouses and along remnants of the Lehigh and Delaware canals. This earthen path exposes walkers, hikers, bicyclists and others to some of Pennsylvania’s finest wild lands, waterfalls, wildflowers and wildlife.

The Easton trailhead is located at the confluence of the Lehigh and Delaware Rivers. Cross the Third Street bridge and head south on Rt. 611 to the parking lot on your left. Head south to travel along the towpath of the Delaware Canal and north to take the Lehigh Canal’s towpath.  There are no restroom facilities at this trailhead.

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Brochures and pamphlets about Easton and Lehigh Valley attractions and staffers to assist visitors.

Located inside the Sigal Museum.

Business Website Address: http://www.discoverlehighvalley.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 253-1222
Business Address: 342 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
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The Easton Area Public Library is proud to be serving our community since 1811. Come see our Carnegie Building, built in 1901. The Henry F. Marx Local History Room is a great place to research local history and family genealogy. The Easton Flag, which was flown in downtown Easton at the reading of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, is on display in the Marx Room. The Library offers free Wi-Fi and is open 65 hours per week.

Business Website Address: http://www.eastonpl.org
Business Phone Number: (610) 258-2917
Business Contact Email: director@eastonpl.org
Business Address: 515 Church Street, Easton, PA 18042
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Visit America’s oldest, continuous open-air market.

Saturdays: 9 am – 1 pm, May thru December. Winter Market: 10 am-12 Noon, 2nd & 4th Saturday, January thru April

The market features more than 60 vendors selling locally grown produce, artisan breads & cheese, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and more. Enjoy live music, cooking demos, kids’ activities and great festivals throughout the season.  Debit & EBT accepted.

Business Website Address: http://www.eastonfarmersmarket.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 330-9942
Business Address: Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Easton Public Market
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Full service artisan food hall & market; open for breakfast, lunch & dinner

Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

Wednesday-Saturday: 8 am-7 pm

Sunday: 8 am-5 pm

*Plus additional hours for some vendors.

Kids menu available!

Business Website Address: http://www.eastonpublicmarket.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 330-9942
Business Address: 325 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Genesis Bicycles
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Award-winning shop. Now offering rentals!

Open year round

Closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Monday, Thursday, Friday: 11 am-8 pm

Saturday: 10 am-5 pm

Sunday: 12 pm-5 pm

Business Website Address: http://www.genesisbicycles.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 253-1140
Business Address: 126 Bushkill Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: IF Museum
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Dedicated to multi-sensory artwork

By appointment

Business Phone Number: (610) 258-0777
Business Address: 107 North Fourth Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Jacob Nicholas House
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The Jacob Nicholas House, at the corner of 5th & Ferry Streets, is named after the original owner of this “bank” house. Built circa 1807, the home retains the original 200 year old brick entry walk, as well as a walk-in fireplace and much of the original interior woodwork. The Nicholas House has been restored, with furnishings dating from the 1830’s, and is one of few restored structures in the nation that illustrate life at home for a typical working person or family. This building is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Business Phone Number: 610-253-1222
Business Address: Fifth & Ferry Street, Easton, PA 18042
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Hop on the new Karl Stirner Arts Trail at Scott Park, located along Larry Holmes Drive. The 2.5 mile trail winds its way along the river, through downtown and then on a paved path that parallels the Bushkill Creek, ending at 13th Street. The trail provides a dog park, and, in the coming years, will host more outdoor artwork. Parking is available along Larry Holmes Drive, near the intersection of Pearl Street & Bushkill Drive and at 13th Street.

Business Address: Larry Holmes Drive and South Third Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Lafayette College
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Founded in 1826, Lafayette is one of the most respected and academically competitive liberal arts and engineering colleges in America. Visitors are welcome to tour the beautiful 110-acre campus atop College Hill.

Business Website Address: http://www.lafayette.edu/
Business Address: College HillEaston, PA 18042
Business Name: National Canal Museum
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Cruise into history aboard its mule-drawn boat, then tour the Museum’s family-friendly, hands-on exhibits to learn how our coal-carrying canal led the regional role in America’s Industrial Revolution.

A short drive from Downtown Easton via Lehigh Drive, or a pleasant bike ride or walk along the Delaware & Lehigh Trail.

When the museum is open:

11:30 am -4:30 pm, each day with canal boat roads @ 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm

Seasonal Hours:

June 1-9, weekends only

June 12-September 29, Wednesday-Sunday

October 5-27, weekends only

November 2-December 29 (museum only, weekends 11:30 am-3 pm)

 

Business Website Address: http://www.canals.org
Business Phone Number: (610) 923-3548 x400
Business Address: 2750 Hugh Moore Park Road, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Nurture Nature Center
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Science on a Sphere ® science and art exhibits.

Wednesday 12pm-4pm

Thursday 6 pm to 9 pm

Saturday 12pm-4pm

Business Website Address: http://www.nurturenaturecenter.org
Business Phone Number: (610) 253-4432
Business Contact Email: info@focusonfloods.org
Business Address: 518 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: One Centre Square
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Music and Arts Venue

Monday-Sunday: 3 pm-2 am

Business Website Address: http://OneCentreSquare.com
Business Phone Number: (610) 905-2300
Business Address: 1 Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Parsons-Taylor House
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The Parsons Taylor House was built in 1757 by William Parsons who surveyed Easton for the Penn family.

Business Phone Number: 610-984-7700
Business Address: Fourth and Ferry Street, Easton, PA 18042
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Enjoy our two beautiful parks along the Delaware & Lehigh Rivers. Kids’ playgrounds, WI-FI, concert venues and stunning views.

Business Address: Larry Holmes Drive, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Sigal Museum
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Visit the Northampton County Historical and Genealogical Society’s Sigal Museum to explore the history, art, and culture of Northampton County.

Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

Wednesday-Saturday: 10 am-4 pm

Sunday: 12 Noon-4 pm

Business Website Address: http://www.sigalmuseum.org
Business Phone Number: (610) 253-1222
Business Contact Email: info@northamptonctymuseum.org
Business Address: 342 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Skeggy’s Axe House
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Axe Throwing and BYO Food and Drink

Friday-Sunday

Reservations can be made online

Business Website Address: https://www.skeggys.com/
Business Phone Number: (484) 544-3003
Business Contact Email: info@skeggys.com
Business Address: 42 Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: State Theatre
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Live performances, Freddy Awards and a fine art gallery.

Designed as a vaudeville theatre in 1925, the stunning interior was inspired by the architecture of old Spain and Italy. Now completely restored, the 1,500-seat venue stages more than 100 performances a year, providing everything from family entertainment and opera to Broadway and comedy.

Box Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 10 am-4 pm

Opens At least 2 hours prior to performances

Administrative Office Hours:
Monday: 9 am-4 pm

Tuesday-Friday: 9 am-5 pm

Business Website Address: http://www.statetheatre.org
Business Phone Number: (610) 252-3132
Business Address: 453 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
Business Name: Walking Tour
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A collaborative site of historic downtown Easton buildings

Business Website Address: http://www.walkingeaston.com
Business Name: Weiss Theater
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Live performances presented by Lafayette College Theater Department. Located in Buck Hall at the juncture between College Hill and Historic Downtown Easton, the Weiss Theater presents evening and matinee performances throughout the year produced by the Theater Department at Lafayette College.

 

Business Phone Number: 610-330-3311
Business Address: 219 North Third Street, Easton, PA 18042