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98 Duryea Drive, Reading, PA
+1 610-655-6271
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What a view

Great place to see the city of Reading skyline. Unique building free parking beautiful view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
See Berks at its best

We take our granddaughter to the pagoda at least twice a year she loves it up there as we do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reading, Pennsylvania
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  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“great view” (29 reviews)
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98 Duryea Drive, Reading, PA
+1 610-655-6271
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to see the city of Reading skyline. Unique building free parking beautiful view. Beautiful windy road

Thank michelesT4655OK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We take our granddaughter to the pagoda at least twice a year she loves it up there as we do. We've been there on the nicest of days and we been there in the fog in the rain and we all still have a good...More

Thank szechman4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Who would think a Pagoda would sit on top of a mountain in Reading, PA It's a treasure that needs to be explored.

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since it was such a beautiful fall day we thought we'd take the hour drive to Reading to check out the views, along with this unique architecture. It was a nice drive up and the view was beautiful. Would love to go again when the...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on two guided tours of the Pagoda. One by bus and the other on foot. We hiked from the Doubletree Hotel up the side of the mountain to the Pagoda. A 45 minute hike on clearly marked trails. A steep challenge that was...More

Thank 213ardenw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard about this place that day. I went to visit. The views are great. The structure is wonderful. Worth your time.

Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Pagoda sits high on a hill offering a great view. The history of the building is interesting. There is a small gift shop and coffee shop.

Thank SCPOnTheRoad
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

After years not visiting this spot I was pleasantly surprised ! The y have a small shop in the building where refreshments and souvenirs can be purchase. They also have kept up with the maintenance of the place! Good area to visit if you like...More

Thank Marisol G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nestled on Mount Penn in Reading, Pennsylvania is an unexpected beauty. The Pagoda offers a peak at unique architecture amid a mountainside setting, that was also the backdrop for a well-known movie. The Pagoda provides a wonderful panoramic view of the city of Reading below...More

Thank 722glenny
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting history on Structure. Great landmark that you can see for miles on a clear day. Bring a camera. It's a little tricky to get to.

Thank Douglas B
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8 September 2017|
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Response from Mdtorres6460 | Reviewed this property |
Not much at all, pretty straight road for the most part, although it starts a little windy. It's a really nice place, makes for good pictures. Enjoy!
8 August 2017|
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Response from lawmaria | Reviewed this property |
i have not visited for about 10 years. So I am sure alot has changed since then.
6 November 2016|
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Response from Maureen K | Reviewed this property |
well if you are traveling on foot it would probably take 40 minutes to get to the top of the pagoda in reading pa, we drove up the winding road to the pagoda and it took 15 minutes