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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
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“Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is an amusement and water park owned and operated by Cedar Fair and located in between Allentown, Pennsylvania and Emmaus, Pennsylvania. The park features seven roller coasters, other adult and children's rides, and a waterpark, Wildwater Kingdom. It features some of the world's most prominent roller coasters, including Steel Force, the ninth longest steel roller coaster in the world and the second longest on the U.S. East Coast.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Contemporary indoor arena hosting various sporting events, concerts & touring productions. Check at www.pplcenter.com.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Mall has department stores Macy*s, JC Penney and Boscov’s, plus 150+ specialty stores including Apple, Chico's, Disney Store, Express/Express Men, lululemon, PINK, Pottery Barn, Sephora, Soma, White House/Black Market, Williams Sonoma and Vera Bradley. Restaurants include Bonefish Grill, Bravo! Cucina, Ruby Tuesday’s.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“There are over 19,000 pieces of art represented here that is both inspired by our cultural heritage as well as by the local Lehigh Valley community. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“The Da Vinci Science Center provides the best day out for families with children ages 12 and under who value having playful, enjoyable, memorable, and enriching experiences together.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Stadium
“Just the thing to do come summer! The field is home to our local minor league baseball team, the Iron Pigs. Grab your friends and family and make your way to Coca-Cola Park. Here you can purchase a hot, a beer or some Cracker Jacks and enjoy this great American past time. Parking is free, first come-first serve. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is a great place to spend a few hours and see amazing automobile exhibits. Check out the website for more information.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Minor league Philadelphia Phillies baseball team. Family fun in a new stadium.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Anything you need, they've got it. From Ukrainian pierogies to Korean bibimbap, freshly baked bread, aged cheeses, hand stuffed olives, and so much more. Perfect place to stock up on your picnic essentials!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great food-a lot of the food is sourced from local farms. They brew their own beer and have a wide selection of other beverages as well. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Department Store
Park
“Great place to walk, play volleyball, basketball, and there's a playground for kids, and swimming in the summer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious vegetarian options (and their meatful options are delicious, too!)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It's not much to look at from the outside, and they definitely live up to their "sophisticated but unpretentious" atmosphere and menu. Great service. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“One of Pennsylvania's Most Beautiful Concert Halls Serving as a cultural destination for the greater Lehigh Valley and beyond, Miller Symphony Hall is the Lehigh Valley’s premier Performing Arts Center.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great food-a lot of the food is sourced from local farms. They brew their own beer and have a wide selection of other beverages as well. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious vegetarian options (and their meatful options are delicious, too!)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It's not much to look at from the outside, and they definitely live up to their "sophisticated but unpretentious" atmosphere and menu. Great service. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A great cocktail menu and outdoor seating area in the summer in the center of Allentown across from the PPL Center.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Golf Course
“Great, public 18 hole golf course. Also has a driving range, putting green and pizza restaurant/bar on site.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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