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putnam street lanes

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Always fun time

We always try to stop and bowl a few games of candlepin bowling when we visit our relatives in the... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
MrAruba
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Belleville, New Jersey
Oldest bowling alley in the USA?

The Putnam Lanes bowling alley, at the top of a long staircase on the second floor, may be the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Marcia L
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17 Aug 2017
“Always fun time”
21 Mar 2017
“Oldest bowling alley in the USA?”
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14 Putnam St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-8014
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We always try to stop and bowl a few games of candlepin bowling when we visit our relatives in the area. We don't have this type bowling pins in New Jersey. It's always fun and not as easy as you think.

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

The Putnam Lanes bowling alley, at the top of a long staircase on the second floor, may be the oldest bowling alley, according to a researcher at the Fitchburg Historical Society. Or maybe the oldest candlepin bowling alley? Not sure. In any event, this is...More

1  Thank Marcia L
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Candlepin bowling is not generally found outside of New England. This is a place for family entertainment at an affordable price!

1  Thank jopagnotta
Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

Great place for kids to and families. Small, only about 6 lanes but inexpensive. Staff was very courteous and willing to talk about the town's history. Cheap parking is available right across the street. Lovely town.

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