Central Location

We’re Close To Everything!

Our scenic campus is, in a word, breathtaking. The Lutheran Home at Topton is set on 400 beautiful acres complete with nature trails, walking paths and a community library on site. Our campus blends small-town charm with abundant opportunities for recreation and fun. With five colleges in the region, a lively arts scene in nearby Allentown and Reading, hiking, skiing, biking, golf, pro hockey and baseball, folk festivals, and historic sites, residents have plenty of opportunities to stay as active as they like.

Situated in Topton, Pennsylvania in the rolling hills of northeastern Berks County, we are just a few minutes from Allentown and Reading. Located minutes from Interstate 78 and the Northeast Extension, we’re an easy drive to Philadelphia, Harrisburg and New York City. We are also close to the beautiful Lancaster county farmlands and scenic Pocono Mountains.

Directions

The Lutheran Home at Topton campus is located at One South Home Avenue in Topton, Pennsylvania. Your GPS device may direct you to the opposite end of Home Avenue, so we suggest using the printed directions below upon arrival in Topton.

From Allentown:

Take Rt. 222 South through Maxatawny to the traffic light with Arby’s and Valentino’s Restaurant on your left. Turn left onto Long Lane Road/Topton Road. Stay on this road for approximately three miles until entering the borough of Topton. Cross the railroad tracks and turn left at the “T” onto Franklin Street. Follow to intersection (M&T Bank will be on the right). Make a right onto Home Avenue. Follow Home Avenue straight through the traffic signal and up the hill onto the campus of The Lutheran Home at Topton. 

From Harrisburg Area:

Take Rt. 22/I-78 east to Rt. 737 South. Take Rt. 737 South to Rt. 222 North. Turn left and travel up the ramp onto Rt. 222 North, continuing until you reach the traffic light with Arby’s and Valentino’s Restaurant on your right. Turn right onto Long Lane Road/Topton Road. Stay on this road for approximately three miles until entering the borough of Topton. Cross the railroad tracks and turn left at the “T” onto Franklin Street. Follow to intersection (M&T Bank will be on the right). Make a right onto Home Avenue. Follow Home Avenue straight through the traffic signal and up the hill onto the campus of The Lutheran Home at Topton.

From the Hazleton Area:

Take Rt. 309 South to Rt. 100 South. Continue on Rt. 100 South through two traffic signals. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Schantz Road. Travel on this road until the stop sign. At the stop sign, turn right onto Rt. 222 South (as you enter Rt. 222 South, you will see Premise Maid Candy on your left). Continue on Rt. 222 South to the traffic light at Arby’s and Valentino’s Restaurant on your left. Turn left onto Long Lane Road/Topton Road and follow directions as above. 

From the Philadelphia Area:

Take the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike north to Exit 56 (Lehigh Valley). Take Rt. 222/I-78 West to Exit 49 A (Rt. 100 South). At the second traffic signal, turn right onto Schantz Road. Travel on this road until the stop sign. At the stop sign, turn right onto Rt. 222 South (as you enter Rt. 222 South, you will see Premise Maid Candy on your left). Continue on Rt. 222 South to the traffic light at Arby’s and Valentino’s Restaurant on your left. Turn left onto Long Lane Road/Topton Road and follow directions as above. 

From Reading:

Take Rt. 222 North. Travel approximately five miles past the Kutztown exit to the traffic signal with Arby’s and Valentino’s Restaurant on your right. Turn right onto Long Lane Road/Topton Road and follow directions as above.