Asa Packer Mansion is a popular house which is turned into a museum in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania. Asa Packer, founder of Lehigh University and a well-known philanthropist, built this home in 1861. It was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1985. The house is one of the finest examples of Italian Renaissance architecture in the area. All the original furniture, woodwork, and paintings are well-preserved. Tastefully decorated interiors will take you back in time and will give you an opportunity to understand the royal lifestyle. Take a guided tour of the museum and you will also get to know about the local history and developments over the decades.
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How to Reach Asa Packer Mansion Museum
- By taxi
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