Tour through the Museum and Carriage House and view a variety of artifacts that chronicle the settlement and development of the Clearfield area. Also visit the new Alexander Research Center, a new Genealogy Research center, enabling you to find names, date and events of those who passed through Clearfield County.
Historica Plus is located in the Historic Leitzinger Building downtown Clearfield PA. Just 3 miles west of interstate 80. An upscale antique co-op which represents a wide range of antiques and collectibles.
Sit and relax while you enjoy a delicious lunch/dinner at “Home of the World’s Largest Burger Challenge”; or enjoy a home style cooked meal at Dutch Pantry.
The Grice Community Museum of Clearfield is well known for its trophy big game displays, but it is also famous for its antique and classic car collection. As you walk through this guided tour you will learn the history of the antique cars, view what is possibly the largest collection of Crossley’s in existence today. Also see the exact size replica of the gas station where the Grice’s started their career in 1955 with outside grease pit and wash pad.
Visit the historic Bucktails Room, see the chair President Harrison sat in when he visited the Patton family in Curwensville, and other memorabilia dating from the early 1800’s through the 1960’s.
Enjoy this replica of a standard B&O railroad station. Doolittle Station houses a train museum, a 1880s-style board room and vintage rail cars. A 1949 Pullman rail car is a diner with a 50s themed, farm-to-table menu. There is also an orange Alaska parlor car that provides fine dining. The train museum features a vast collection of railroad memorabilia, including hundreds of photographs documenting local railroad history.
Enjoy the atmosphere of eating in a 1950’s diner that is a refurbished 1947 passenger car. Be sure to visit the train museum while you are there.
Three buildings, full of DuBois history exhibits and artifacts, including those from business and industry, lumbering, mining, architecture, farm and grange life, Genealogy resources available.
The Winkler Gallery and Art Education Center is devoted to bringing qualityart and art education to the Greater DuBois Area and beyond. View a 19thcentury children’s carousel that was made in 1896. Carousel has all the original horses and original parts and is the most complete and original English juvenile carousel.
Home of many historical landmarks and milestones, DuBois was founded in 1835 by lumber baron John DuBois. It is home to Reitz Theatre, which is known for its quality local and professional entertainment. The downtown district has an eclectic collection of shops, interspersed with restaurants, coffee-houses, and specialty items stores.