Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour Offers Travelers A Rare Glimpse

While most travelers seek the heights, luxury air travel, mountain climbing, seeing a city from the top of a skyscraper, visitors to the Scranton, Pennsylvania area can journey back in time to the subterranean history of coal mining. The Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour takes groups 300 feet below the surface to get a penumbral glimpse of life and death for the workers in the coal mining industry.

Guests gather outside the once abandoned and now restored hard coal mine and await the guide who prepares the group for the 3-4 minute ride on an enclosed railcar at a significant incline to reach the depths of the mine. There, the

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