2019 Williamsport Excursions
There are several excursions being planned during the NEACJS 2019 conference for attendees to experience the historical and natural beauty of Williamsport and to take part in the local entertainment of the region. Below are a list of current trips being tentatively scheduled.
Trolly Ride of Historical Williamsport and millionaires’ row
Once the Lumber Capital of the World, Williamsport had more millionaires per person than any other city in the USA. Take a walking tour of these lumber barons’ Victorian homes on “Millionaire’s Row.” Cost of this excursion will be $13/person.
You can no longer sign up for this excursion.
Tour of FCI Allenwood (NOW FULL)
A federal correctional complex for male inmates, home to both low and medium security units. The complex is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. (Note: A background check will need to be completed 6 weeks prior. Transportation for this tour will be provided, free of charge.)
Tour of SCI Muncy (Now FULL)
SCI Muncy, formerly known as the Industrial School for Women, is located just 15 minutes from Williamsport, Pa. The prison serves as the diagnostic and classification center for all women entering the state prison system. (Note: A background check will need to be completed 6 weeks prior. Transportation for this tour will be provided, free of charge.)
Reptiland/Little League World Series Museum/Purity Chocolates
A 6,500 square foot indoor exhibit gallery housing reptiles and amphibians in naturalistic habitats. The best of what Reptiland has to offer: turtles, lizards, snakes, frogs, and crocodilians from around the world, all in one place. Fun, interpretive graphics reveal each animal’s natural history, while interactive exhibits let you test your reptile IQ, experiment with lizard adaptations, and understand croc talk!
Little League World Series Museum
The mission of the World of Little League®: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store is to inform and educate people about the history, service, goals and initiatives of Little League Baseball and Softball.
Lang's Chocolate Shop is located in downtown Historical Williamsport, PA - in the heart of beautiful central Pennsylvania where Master Chocolatier William Lang, handcrafts all of the delicious gourmet chocolates sold at Lang's Chocolates.
Ride the Hiwatha Paddlewheel Riverboat on the Susquehanna
Graciously donated and free to conference attendees!