Located in Central Pennsylvania, State College (SCE) is the home of Penn State University and the Nittany Lions, football team. State College has a fun, young vibe with shops, coffeehouses, galleries and restaurants, lining the streets. Wine lovers will love sipping a variety of wines at the Mount Nittany Vineyard offering something for every palate. History buffs will love visiting the College Heights Historic District in the West Campus area of Penn State. Active travelers can enjoy golfing, hiking, fishing and boating at the huge Penn State campus. Travelers visiting during winter can take part in other challenging activities, such as skiing, snowboarding, caving, and caverns and ice skating.
State College (SCE) is a lively college town packed with fun filled activities. Feeling competitive? Catch a famously exhilirating, Penn State Football game. Or, appreciate the culture of SCE at the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, and The Bellefonte Historical Railroad. There is so much to do and see here, for every type of traveler.Top things to do in State College
• Take a tour of the historic Pennsylvania State University or also known as the Old Main. Completed in 1863, the Old Main is a truly a sight to behold.
• Explore the bustling downtown area and soak up the State College vibrant urban lifestyle while visiting places like the Douglas Albert Gallery, the State Theatre and the Movement Arts Studio.Scenic Nature Outings in State College
• Mount Nittany, part of the Appalachian Mountains is a paradise for outdoor sweethearts. Hike to the top, the view is breathtaking.
• Go hiking, biking, nature viewing, fishing, boating and camping at the Greenwood Furnance State Park.