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Pennsylvania Turnpike Collection

The Pennsylvania Turnpike may be one of the most popular subjects to many road enthusiasts.  Though today's Turnpike is faced with numerous issues and concerns, the highway's quirky uniqueness and links to the past allows for a romantic charm to the turnpike that many modern highways lack. 

So sit back and relax as you travel abandoned roadways, stop at an original service plaza, view vintage photos, or get some religion turnpike style.  Even if you don't live in Pennsylvania or travel the turnpike you can complete your virtual journey on America's First Super Highway!




Abandoned Turnpike: The nearly 13 miles of road in South Central Pennsylvania attracts curiosity seekers of all types.
Vintage Views: Historic photos and postcards of the Turnpike
Uniquely Turnpike: Items you won't find on any other Interstate or highway for that matter either.
  • The Church on the Turnpike - St. John the Baptist Catholic Church has been a stopping point for travelers for decades.
  • Midway Service Plazas - Still the flagship location for Turnpike service plazas to this day.
  • Aerial Photos of Breezewood - What may be the most unique, talked about, and controversial piece of the Turnpike is Breezewood. Check out how this sleepy rural community evolved as the Interstate Highway System grew.
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