Find your own adventure in Centre County, home to Penn State University. There are a multitude of things to do and see on campus and throughout the region.
Make a visit to Penn State’s campus and take a relaxing stroll through the Arboretum, full of bright seasonal plants and flowers. The arts are alive as you catch a performance at Eisenhower Auditorium and see the latest at the Palmer Art Museum. The picturesque Nittany Lion Shrine is awaiting your arrival as you take a unique tour by chariot through campus and downtown State College. Get outside and practice your swing at Penn State golf courses and visit the All-Sports Museum to get a look back at PSU sports history.
The fun and adventures don’t stop at campus or in State College. State College has been named a Top 100 Adventure Town by National Geographic and one of the Top 10 Best Places to Mountain Bike East of the Rockies by SingleTracks. One of the favorite places to hit the mountain bike trails is Rothrock State Forest, but if hiking is more your speed Centre County offers dozens of trails.
Don’t miss stopping by the major attractions in the area including Penn’s Cave & Wildlife Park, the State College Spikes (single-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals), the Pennsylvania Military Museum and Columbus Chapel & Boal Mansion Museum in Boalsburg. Attractions and adventure are just minutes away from being able to kick back and relax in a variety of lodging that fits any desire for luxury. Visit our website to request a visitor guide to find out more! You can also visit our website at www.visitpennstate.org or by following us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.