The City of Latrobe was Named after Benjamin Latrobe. The Location along Route 30 for the B & O Railroad helped develop Latrobe into a significant Industrial Hub.
*It is home to Saint Vincent College
*Arnold palmer Reginal Airport
*Westmoreland Transit (offering commutes to Pittsburgh and Johnstown daily)
*The Banana split was invented in Latrobe at Strickler’s Drug store in 1904.
*Latrobe was also home to Arnold Palmer and Fred Rogers
You can stroll the streets of this quaint town and enjoy specialty shops and restaurants. In summer, you can enjoy the fourth of July parade and the fireworks. Legion Leener Park is also a great place to visit as well as the community pool on those hot summer days.