Directions to Coolspring Power Museum

179 Coolspring Road

Coolspring, Pennsylvania  15730




GPS Coordinates  41 02' 35" N and 79 05' 04" W

Coolspring Power Museum is located in western Pennsylvania in the community of Coolspring, which is adjacent to Route 36 about midway between Punxsutawney to the south and Brookville to the north.  Coolspring is in Oliver Township, Jefferson County.

Traveling on Interstate 80 and approaching from either Ohio or from eastern Pennsylvania, exit Interstate 80 at exit number 78. Go south on Route 36 approximately 10.5 miles (17 km) to Coolspring.  

From Pittsburgh via Route 79, go north to Interstate 80.  Travel east on Interstate 80 and exit Interstate 80 at exit number 78. Go south on Route 36 approximately 10.5 miles (17 km) to Coolspring.  

Approaching from the southeast, go north on Route 119 to Punxsutawney and then north on Route 36. Travel approximately 9 miles (15 km) on Route 36 to Coolspring.  

Use the "View Larger Map" option of the map below to access additional features including detailed driving directions to Coolspring Power Museum.

Our Dining & Lodging page provides information on dining and lodging near Coolspring.

Our Attractions page provides information on local attractions in the area near Coolspring.

The Directory Map shows the arrangement of exhibits and other facilities on the museum grounds.

Please see our Events page for the schedule of Open Days and Special Events at the museum and for admission details.  We offer special admission pricing for student groups, scout groups, and youth groups.  Please contact the museum for more information about group admission pricing.  Our Directory Map provides a guide to the layout of the museum grounds and facilities.

Approximate Driving Times from Coolspring

15 minutes to Punxsutawney
15 minutes to Brookville
36 minutes to Clarington
36 minutes to Clarion
41 minutes to DuBois
45 minutes to Oak Ridge
45 minutes to Rural Valley
46 minutes to Cooksburg
46 minutes to Indiana
56 minutes to Northern Cambria
60 minutes to Clearfield

For our visitors considering air travel,  a number of airports in the area provide commercial airline service and facilities for private aircraft.  Driving distances and driving times between the airports and Coolspring are approximate.

Airport City Identifier Airline
Driving Distance
mi (km)
Driving Time
Punxsutawney Municipal Airport Punxsutawney, PA N35 No 15 (24) :25
DuBois Regional Airport DuBois, PA KDUJ Yes 30 (48) :40
Clarion County Airport Clarion, PA KAXQ No 35 (56) :45
Indiana County Jimmy Stewart Airport Indiana, PA KIDI No 40 (64) :50
Venango Regional Airport Franklin, PA KFKL No 65 (105) 1:20
Arnold Palmer Regional Airport Latrobe, PA KLBE Yes 80 (129) 1:45
Butler County/K.W. Scholter Field Butler, PA KBTP No 85 (137) 1:40
John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport Johnstown, PA KJST Yes 85 (137) 1:40
Altoona Blair County Airport Altoona, PA KAOO Yes 100 (161) 2:00
Allegheny County Airport Pittsburgh, PA KAGC No 100 (161) 2:00
Pittsburgh International Airport Pittsburgh, PA KPIT Yes 110 (177) 2:15

Everyone is welcome to photograph, film, or
video record at Coolspring Power Museum for their
own non-commercial use.  Any photographing, filming, or
video recording for commercial use is prohibited without
permission of Coolspring Power Museum.

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