Find Fun Things to Do near Bucknell University
Situated just five minutes from Bucknell University, the Country Inn & Suites puts you within easy reach of graduation ceremonies and all the action of downtown Lewisburg, PA. Our comfortable rooms and suites
make the ideal home base for exploring area attractions like the Packwood House Museum and the one-and-only Street of Shops. For some outdoor fun, paddle your way down the river with Canoe Susquehanna, and then head over to Campus Theatre for a film in a stylish Art Deco setting. Don’t leave Lewisburg until you’ve seen the experimental art displayed at Samek Art Museum, located on Bucknell’s nearby campus.
- Lewisburg Children’s Museum (2 miles)
Founded in 2016, this hub for educational fun lets kids unleash their inner paleontologist, shop for groceries at a simulated grocery store and express themselves artistically at the Creation Station.
Phone: +1 (570) 768-4914
- Milton State Park (3.2 miles)
Connect with nature at this park located on an 82-acre island in the middle of the West Branch Susquehanna River.
Phone: +1 (570) 988-5557
- Canoe Susquehanna (3.4 miles)
Whatever your level of boating experience, this professional guide service lets you have a fun-filled trip down the Susquehanna, the longest river in North America without commercial traffic.
Phone: +1 (570) 524-7692
- Campus Theatre (2 miles)
This historical theater is one of the few remaining single-screen Art Deco movie houses and is the place to go for cult favorites, indie films and contemporary blockbusters.
Phone: +1 (570) 577-3456
- Bucknell University (2.5 miles)
In town for a campus visit, a class reunion or a special event at Bucknell? The Country Inn & Suites is ideally located about five minutes north of campus.
Phone: +1 (570) 577-2000
- Packwood House Museum (1.4 miles)
Travel back in time at this historical structure, which has served alternately as a tavern, an inn and a private home since its construction in the late 1700s. Don’t miss the on-site collection of 250 antique quilts.
Phone: +1 (570) 524-0323
- Samek Art Museum (2.2 miles)
Browse through 5,000 art objects drawn from cultures all over the globe at Samek Art Museum, an extension of Bucknell University.
Phone: +1 (570) 577-3792
Shopping and Nightlife:
- Street of Shops (1.3 miles)
Located inside a restored historical woolen mill, this collection of 375 unique stores sells art glass, baskets, vintage furniture, handcrafted items, collectibles and more.
Phone: +1 (570) 524-5765
- Lewisburg Downtown Partnership (1.7 miles)
Lewisburg’s unique downtown is home to an eclectic collection of shops and eateries. While in town, attend one of the regularly scheduled festivals or concerts.
Phone: +1 (570) 523-1743