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Road Side America

109 Roadside Dr, Shartlesville, Pennsylvania 19554 USA

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Opens Thu 10a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
    Accepted
  • Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • No Wifi

“An Enchanted Miniature Land of Yesterday and Tomorrow”

Roadside America is an unforgettable panorama of life in rural United States. The exhibit spans more than two hundred years in time and lets you see, in exquisite miniature, how people lived and worked in pioneer days … through the years since then … right up to the present.In newspapers and magazines, ROADSIDE AMERICA has been acclaimed as the greatest known miniature village—the most unique and detailed masterpiece of its kind in the world. Comprised of not one, but many villages, the display depicts the countryside as it might be seen by a giant so huge that he could see from coast to coast.

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Reviewed by
mhreb67

  • 4 Reviews
  • 6 Helpful
May 18, 2013

This was a neat little thing to stop and see on our road trip. The cost was less than $7 which I thought was appropriate. They have a neat little show where they dim the lights, and the stars on the ceiling shine and there's a voice over and music. It's located near some Amish communities, so when we visited, there was a large Amish family visiting as well. It was a great cultural experience. There is also a nice gift shop.

4 people found this review helpful

Reviewed by
danielletrz

  • 18 Reviews
  • 8 Helpful
June 29, 2014

Loved it! 30 min $6.95 a person. Really cool!

2 people found this review helpful

Reviewed by
araefletch

  • 6 Reviews
  • 2 Helpful
June 08, 2017
Rated 3.0

Interesting.

1 person found this review helpful

Reviewed by
RoxieJeeps

  • 19 Reviews
  • 18 Helpful
August 18, 2014
Rated 3.0

It was cute but you better like children if you go there. There are a ton of them and most of the parents aren't paying attention to them so they run you over. The night you was cute as well.

1 person found this review helpful

Reviewed by
nivaray

  • 4 Reviews
  • 2 Helpful
July 30, 2014
Rated 3.0

Cute place for the family. Like stepping into the 50s.

1 person found this review helpful

Reviewed by
christie.clancey

  • 1 Review
  • 1 Helpful
July 24, 2014

Got to stop on the way home from The Smokey Mountains. It was really awesome. The first words out of my mouth when the door opened was 'holy crap'. I would like to see it again someday.

1 person found this review helpful

Reviewed by
nydaisy24

  • 4 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
March 29, 2018
Rated 5.0

This was a great place to stop. Entertaining for me and my teenage boys and not far off the highway. It was a little musty inside but village was so cool it didnt matter. Theres a hex sign gift shop next door as well.

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Reviewed by
lisamilanodonofrio

  • 6 Reviews
  • 1 Helpful
June 27, 2017
Rated 5.0

We loved this place...definitely worth a stop! My 13 and 10 year old daughters got a kick out of all the detail and how patriotic it was!

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Reviewed by
akhanna

  • 9 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
August 09, 2016
Rated 5.0

Amazing place - you can marvel over how much work went into making this. Tons of cute and tiny details to keep pointing out. Will definitely visit again!

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Reviewed by
joe.scanlan.127

  • 1 Review
  • 0 Helpful
July 23, 2016

this place was totally awesome!!!

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Road Side America

109 Roadside Dr
Shartlesville, Pennsylvania
19554 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Mon - Fri: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun, Sat: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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  • Independent
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • No Wifi
  • Private Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Yes Parking

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