Clarion Hotel Lake Erie
2800 W 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: (814) 833-1116
Fax: (814) 838-3242
Make a splash at the Waldameer Water World with over 75 rides and slides that guarantee a fun time for the entire family. Take on the Ravine Flyover and Ali Baba on land, or the Bermuda Triangle and Raging River in water, among exhilarating experiences.
Lake Erie Arboretum is a not-for-profit concept educating visitors and creating awareness of the importance of trees. Nestled in the Frontier Park, it comprises of over 300 tree species and organizes an array of interesting workshops and programs.
Frontier Park is one of Erie's major parks. Spread over 33 acres (13 hectares), it features an array of recreational amenities like a tennis court, soccer field, children's playground, jogging and biking track and picnic areas.
Liberty Park is a vibrant neighborhood park on the Erie coast. Spread over 8.5 acres (3.4 hectares), it features several playgrounds, sand volleyball courts and walking trails. The Burger King Amphitheater plays host to an array of community and cultural events.
Bayview Park is located off the Erie coast and offers breathtaking views of the marinas. Its features include a basketball court and playground, making it a popular recreational spot among locals and visitors alike.
Asbury Woods Nature Center is a perfect place to preserve and care the nature. The state-of-the-art nature center has an educational center, a gift shop and hiking trails. The nature center serves young and adults alike.
Spread over 15 acres (6.1 hectares) of land, the Erie Zoo features over 400 animals with beautiful botanical gardens consisting of over 600 species of plants from all around the world. The zoo attracts several kids and adults and expects more than 40,000 visitors every year. This zoo operates from the month of March to November.
Named after its lake and the tribal inhabitants of its shore, Erie is one of the largest cities in Pennsylvania. An iconic landmark and popular tourist attraction is the St. Peter Cathedral, one of the tallest structures in the streetscape. Erie has several nicknames like the "Gem City" for its glistening water body and "The Flagship City" for its home port.
Formerly known as the Erie Trust Company Building, the Renaissance Center is a historic building that comprises of 14 levels, sky scraper that features steel frame with a touch of Rennaisance style. Consisting of limestone brick this light brown colored structure is a beauty to visit.
Wat Prachumthat forms a tripartite relationship with the more famous Wat Machimmaram Buddhist temple and the lesser known Pikulyai temple. Historically, these three were placed under the protection of the Thai King's soldiers during the Japanese occupation of Malaysia. Wat Prachumthat is a three century old building with spacious grounds. A beautifully decorated prayer hall and a 20-metre-tall pagoda are currently being built. The latter will house a statue of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva, or Earth Store Bodhisattva. The surrounding walls will be built with cubicles to house the ash remains of those cremated.
Spread across and area of 3112 acre (1259 hectare), Presque Isle State Park is a park located on the peninsula of Lake Erie. Relax by the waters or indulge in some outdoor sports, the park will surely not disappoint you.
The Erie Land Light also popularly known as the Old Presque Isle Light is a beautiful lighthouse located at the banks of the Lake Erie. This 48 feet 10 inches conical sandstone tower is a beauty with a one level structure attached to it.The 8 feet wide from within structure that consists of a spiral iron staircase leads one to the top of the tower which overlooks the Erie River from the balcony. Today the light house stands as a historic beauty to the locals and the tourists.