Cherry Springs State Park is an increasingly popular attraction for star gazing near Wellsboro, PA. Located 32 miles (about a 45-minute drive) from the Penn Wells, Cherry Springs has been named an International Dark Sky Park and recognized as one of the best stargazing spots on the East Coast of the United States.
When St. Patrick’s Day is on a Saturday, it would be a shame not to celebrate with some great music, food, and drink. Luckily, the Penn Wells has all three!
Join us at the historic Penn Wells Hotel for a weekend full of great food, historic atmosphere — and murder! This exclusive event is hosted by Keith and Margo’s Murder Mystery, the country’s leading producers of murder mystery events, and is sure to test your mystery-solving prowess.
After a delightfully pleasant October, November turned abruptly cold, and our trees quickly lost their leaves. We can hardly believe it, but it is already time to be thinking about the holidays here in Wellsboro. And despite the colder weather, we have a lot of exciting holiday events in the works! Thanksgiving arrives early this year, on November 23. The … Read More
Penn Wells Hotel & Lodge CEO, Shawn Bryant, announces the delicious flavors of fall coming to the Mary Wells Dining Room restaurant this fall! Penn Wells Pastry Chef Kayla Tilton has been hard at work on the fall desserts menu, and it is here in the Mary Wells Dining Room restaurant in plenty of time for the annual turning of … Read More
For those planning a fall visit across Route 6 to Wellsboro to enjoy the fall foliage in the coming weeks, we want to share the story that ran in the Washington Post in 2013 with recommendations on all the great things to do. (We were pleasantly surprised when we found out the reporter had stayed at the Penn Wells Hotel … Read More
Historic Hotels of America® The Penn Wells is now a member of the Historic Hotels of America®, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The Penn Wells Hotel is one of more than 295 hotels and resorts throughout the country that is recognized by Historic Hotels of America for preserving and maintaining its historic integrity, architecture, and ambiance. To be … Read More