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Railroaders Memorial Museum

Railroaders Memorial MuseumThe Railroaders Memorial Museum, or RMM, is dedicated to revealing, interpreting, commemorating and celebrating the significant contributions of Railroaders and their families to American life and industry. Altoona is one of the hubs of the area’s growing tourist industry. Many significant cultural resources are within the city itself, and most of these resources are linked directly to the city’s long history as a railroad center. Visit their official website linked at the bottom of this page for more information.While you are in the area, take the most beautiful drive through the Allegheny Mountains. Experience the challenge the Pennsylvania Railroad workers overcame by completing rail tracks through this rough terrain. Once you have arrived at the Horseshoe Curve, enjoy one of the World’s most incredible engineering feats. Ride the Funicular or walk 194 beautiful landscaped steps to the tracks for a front seat view of a train mans’ wonder.The Hampton Inn Altoona is about 4 miles from the Altoona Railroaders Museum and is your perfect host hotel when visiting the area. Let us show you how we Make It Hampton. We offer a daily hot On the House breakfast along with complimentary wireless Internet access and Cloud Nine bedding. Book online today for the best rate guaranteed and earn Hilton HHonors points and miles with your stay.(More Info)

Logan Valley Mall

Logan Valley MallThe Logan Valley Mall is directly across the street from the Hampton Inn Altoona. The mall features over 100 stores plus 3 anchor stores (Sears, JC Penney and Macys), a movie cinema, food court, and more. It’s a two-story indoor mall with ample covered parking. Some of the most popular national stores are in the mall such as Old Navy, FYE, The Disney Store, Eddie Bauer, The Gap, The Limited, Victoria’s Secret and many more. In addition to the food court, the mall features a full service restaurant -Applebee’s.The Hampton Inn Altoona is convenient and easily accessible to/from the Logan Valley Mall. It is your perfect host hotel when in town and shopping is on your agenda. Let us show you how we Make It Hampton. We are located just off Interstate 99 at the Plank Road Exit. The Hampton Inn Altoona offers a daily hot On the House breakfast along with complimentary wireless Internet access. Book online today for the best rate guaranteed and earn Hilton HHonors points and miles with your stay.(More Info)

Lakemont Amusment Park

Opened in 1894 as a trolley park, Lakemont Park has overcome many obstacles to become the 8th oldest amusement park in the United States. One of Lakemont’s most prized possessions is the world’s oldest roller coaster, Leap-the-Dips. Built at the park in 1902 by the E. Joy Morris Company, the historic wooden roller coaster was restored and reopened on Memorial Day 1999. It was named a National Historic Landmark in 1996.Lakemont Park features over 30 rides and attractions, including the Island Waterpark, two rollercoasters, Go-Kart track, the kids Mini-Indy Go-Karts, Spins’n Grins Kiddieland, an 18 hole minature golf course, arcade, games, delicious All-American amusement park food, and more.The Hampton Inn Altoona is less than 4 miles from Lakemont Park and is your perfect host hotel when visiting the park. Let us show you how we Make It Hampton. We are located just off Interstate 99 at the Plank Road Exit. The Hampton Inn Altoona offers a daily hot On the House breakfast along with complimentary wireless Internet access. Book online today for the best rate guaranteed and earn Hilton HHonors points and miles with your stay.

Contact Lakemont Park at 1-800-434-8006.

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Blair County Convention Center

Blair County Convention CenterCentral Pennsylvania, nestled in the foothills of The Beautiful Southern Allegheny Mountains, is the newest and best-kept secret for meeting and conventions.Meeting planners and conventioneers are finding our superb facilities, customized assistance and outstanding lodging and dining properties comparable to those of big city venues, with half the expense and twice the relaxing atmosphere.The Convention Center has been specially designed to accommodate trade shows of any size and type. Drive a full tractor trailer right into the Main Exhibit Hall, host three different kinds of shows at the same time utilizing our flex-space option, and enjoy running water at each booth for your next food show. Nothing is too much or too tough for the Blair County Convention Center.Call the Allegheny Mountains Convention & Visitors Bureau at l-800-842-5866 and ask for our Meetings & Convention Planning Department.

The Hampton Inn Altoona is about 2 miles from the Blair County Convention Center and is your perfect host hotel when visiting the center for a show or exhibition. Let us show you how we Make It Hampton. We are located just off Interstate 99 at the Plank Road Exit. The Hampton Inn Altoona offers a daily hot On the House breakfast along with complimentary wireless Internet access. Book online today for the best rate guaranteed and earn Hilton HHonors points and miles with your stay.

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Penn State Altoona

Penn State Altoona has been opening doors and opening minds for its students since 1939, when it opened it own doors to 119 freshmen and nine faculty members in downtown Altoona. 66 years later, Penn State Altoona is still thriving, and the numbers keep on growing with more than 3800 students, approximately 200 full and part-time faculty and 300 full and part-time staff. They have 14 NCAA Division III athletic teams as well as 50+ clubs and student organizations, including fraternities, sororities, honor societies, pre-professional groups, student government, and recreational sports teams. Annually there are more than 40 cultural events and festivals.The University offers 17 bachelor’s degrees and 9 associate degrees in Biology, Business, Communications, Criminal Justice, Engineering, Education, Environmental Studies, History, and Mathematics to name a few.

Whether you choose to complete your degree at Penn State Altoona, or transfer to another Penn State location to complete your course of study, you will graduate with a Penn State degree and join the largest dues-paying alumni association in the country.

The Hampton Inn Altoona is the perfect hotel while visiting Penn State Altoona. Whether you are checking out the college as a new student, or in town visiting a student for an athletic event or other cultural event, let us show you how we Make It Hampton. We are located less than 8 miles from the campus and just off Interstate 99 at the Plank Road Exit. The Hampton Inn Altoona offers a daily hot On the House breakfast along with complimentary wireless Internet access. Book online today for the best rate guaranteed and earn Hilton HHonors points and miles with your stay.

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