Welcome to The Pagoda

The Pagoda, located atop Mt. Penn is an historical landmark that has served as a shining beacon for Greater Reading for more than 100 years.  It is owned, loved and cared for by the city and citizens of Reading, Pennsylvania.


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This weekend is the PAGODA HILLCLIMB and the Pagoda will be




Friday from 12 noon until 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday
from 10 AM until 4 PM


Duryea Drive will be CLOSED for the Hillclimb.

The ONLY access to the Pagoda is from Skyline Drive,
past the William Penn Memorial Fire Tower.


Admission to the building is FREE, however,

we do ask for a Donation of $1.00 per person,

(children 6yrs to 12yrs - $.50, 5yrs & under - FREE) 

to go to our top floor observation area.


These funds are used to help preserve the Pagoda.

        The Pagoda is proudly owned
   by the citizens and City of Reading.
       It is managed and preserved by
 the Foundation for the Reading Pagoda.
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