THE MAUCH CHUNK OPERA HOUSE is located at 14 West Broadway in Jim Thorpe, PA.

PARKING: Limited on-street parking is available on Broadway and West Broadway. It is easiest to park in the county lot near the train station at the intersection of Route 209/Susquehanna St. and Lehigh St. Walk up Broadway approximately two blocks to arrive at the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

The Mauch Chunk Opera House offers a free shuttle. Look for the big white van, and please consider tipping your driver.

  • Inn at Jim Thorpe. 24 Broadway, Jim Thorpe PA. (800)329-2599
  • Gilded Cupid B&B. 40 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA. (570)325-5453
  • Hampton Inn. Interchange Road, Lehighton, PA. (610)377-3400
  • Complete local hotel listing HERE
Visit for all the wonderful experiences Jim Thorpe has to offer.

  • Lehigh Valley International Airport, Allentown, PA.
  • Philadelphia International, Philadelphia, PA
  • Wilkesbarre/Scranton International, Avoca, PA
  • From Philadelphia and the Lehigh Valley: take Interstate 476 (PA Turnpike Northeast Extention) NORTH to exit 74 (Lehighton.) Turn right off the ramp onto Route 209 South toward Lehighton. Continue on 209 South for approximately 6 miles. Arrive in downtown Jim Thorpe.
  • From Western PA: Take routes 78/22 West into Allentown area. Take route 476 North (PA turnpike, Northeast extension). Get off at exit 74. (Lehigton.) Turn right off the ramp and take 209 South (for approximately 6 miles) into Jim Thorpe.
  • From New York/New Jersey: Take route 80 West into PA. Get off at exit 284(route 115) Follow 115 South for approximately 3-4 miles. Take 903 South, continue for about 18 miles into Jim Thorpe. Go across the bridge at the first light, and make a left turn. Arrive in downtown Jim Thorpe.

Jim Thorpe is accessible by bus from any regional hub, including New York City, Philadelphia, and Williamsport. The bus stop is located in front of the Subway Restaurant (next to the Post Office) at 5 Lehigh Avenue, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229. It is a stop only, and is unmanned. You must purchase your ticket in advance at