Tag: historic Race Street

Saving Our Sanctuaries

What a somber afternoon. If ever there was a day to think about saving our sacred sanctuaries, the treasures they hold and the connections generations of our families have had to them, today is that day. On April 15, 2019, the Monday of Holy…

Love is in the air in Jim Thorpe

The best part of operating the Times House is being privileged to be a part of celebrations – part of a person’s, a couple’s, a family’s history. This past weekend Chris and I were excited to host two honeymooning/mini-mooning couples, two folks celebrating birthdays…

Magical Halloween on historic Race Street

On the dark side of the mountain, Race Street in Jim Thorpe is a magical place. Here at the bottom of the valley of Old Mauch Chunk in front of the Stone Row and the old church, residents and shopkeepers will gather with brooms…

Fall Foliage Festival Fun in Jim Thorpe

On Penn Live’s Bucket List of 28 Things to Do in PA Before You Die, Jim Thorpe’s Fall Foliage Festival Weekends are here! Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 3-4, 10-11, and 17-18 – Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival Weekends – Outstanding vendors (food, arts and…

Jim Thorpe Victorian Home and Garden Tour on Sunday

Take in the architecture and splendor of days gone by this Sunday when the Mauch Chunk Museum and Cultural Center is excited to present its Victorian Home and Garden Tour from Noon to 5 p.m. The self-guided tour of 20 Victorian homes and gardens…