Donora, Pennsylvania: Smog Museum

Dedicated to the U.S. Steel zinc plant Donora Smog of October 1948 that killed 20 local residents.
Address:
595 McKean Ave., Donora, PA
Directions:
Downtown. Take Hwy 837 into town. Turn west onto 5th St., then take the second right onto McKean Ave. The museum is on the left, just before you reach 6th St.
Hours:
Sa 11-3, or by appt. (Call to verify)
Phone:
724-823-0364
Admission:
Free, donations accepted.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights
Donora, Pennsylvania - Former Zinc Town Opens Smog Museum
Smog Museum: The natural world is enhanced with the arrival of tourist attractions -- some of them quite innovative and even symbiotic -- although the relationship between the two is often strained. [11/09/2008] Complete Story...

Nearby Offbeat Places

Castle BloodCastle Blood, Monessen, PA - 2 mi.
Menagerie of Large Fiberglass CrittersMenagerie of Large Fiberglass Critters, Charleroi, PA - 4 mi.
World's Oldest JFK StatueWorld's Oldest JFK Statue, McKeesport, PA - 12 mi.
In the region:
Big Banana Split, Latrobe, PA - 27 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

October 23, 2018

My Sights

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Pennsylvania Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Pacific Bus Museum, Fremont, California (Oct 22-28, 2018)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, Donora, Pennsylvania

Nightly rates found:

Book Online Now