Details: State College, Pa.
State College is a little more than 200 miles from the Beltway. Take Interstate 270 north to I-70 west toward Hagerstown, Md. Take I-76 west (Pennsylvania Turnpike) to I-99 north toward Altoona. At State College take Exit 69 (Atherton Street). Follow North Atherton Street to the center of town.
Hotel rooms on football weekends are hard to find, so check the schedule before you go.
Nittany Lion Inn, 200 W. Park Ave., 800-233-7505, http:/
Days Inn Penn State, 240 S. Pugh St., 814-238-8454, http:/
Hotel State College, West College Avenue and South Allen Street, 814-237-4350, http:/
American Ale House, 821 Cricklewood Dr., 814-237-9701, http:/
The Diner, 126 W. College Ave., 814-238-5590, http:/
Berkey Creamery, Bigler and Curtin roads, 814-865-7535, http:/
Palmer Museum of Art, Curtin Road between Allen and Shortlidge roads, 814-865-7672, http:/
The Arboretum at Penn State, Park Avenue and Bigler Road, 814-865-9118, http:/
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