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Mauch Chunk Opera House
Jim Thorpe, PA
Nestled in the Pocono Mountains of Eastern Pennsylvania is a small town made famous by changing their town’s name to honor one of America’s greatest athletes, Jim Thorpe. Though he was not from there, the town was inspired by his accomplishments and took his name. In the late 1800s when the area was still known as Mauch Chunk, the community came together and decided to build a building for community events, town hall, and local market. Over the years that building has been renovated many times and is the current Opera House for the area. As not too many operas are heading through NEPA, for decades it has housed concerts for the community.