Things to Do with Kids in Downingtown, PA

TripBuzz found 82 things to do with kids in or near Downingtown, Pennsylvania. From Independence Hall to the Eastern State Penitentiary, Downingtown offers a variety of fun, kid-friendly things to do in the area—including 34 family activities perfect for kids with ratings over 90%.

There are 49 different types of family-friendly things to do with kids in or near Downingtown, PA. The most popular types of activities for kids and families include: Historic Sites, Specialty Museums, Parks and History Museums.

The attractions in the list below have an average rating of 82%, based on 12,122 total reviews from users of TripBuzz and other popular sites across the web.

There are 0 things to do with kids in Downingtown, and 31 things to do with kids in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Wilmington, Media, West Chester and Newark.

Downingtown, PA

Highlights
  • Museums & Galleries - 21 Family Activities
  • Outdoors - 17 Family Activities
  • Sights & Landmarks - 15 Family Activities
  • Tours - 11 Family Activities

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Delaware Museum of Natural History
11
15.2 Miles

Delaware Museum of Natural History

4840 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE 19807
Museums, Natural History Museums
Greenville, Delaware is home to the Delaware Museum of Natural History. This popular educational institution has collections featuring dinosaur skeletons, fine gemstones, mineral samples, taxidermied wildlife, asteroid fragments and much more.

Rating

61%
28 Votes
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Valley Forge National Historical Park
12
16.2 Miles

Valley Forge National Historical Park

1400 North Outer Line Drive, Valley Forge, PA 19406
Hiking Areas, Horseback Riding Places, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Biking, Battlefields, ...
Commemorating the site of George Washington's Continental Army winter encampment, Valley Forge National Historical Park, is a must see for young and old alike. The park features 26-miles of hiking/biking trails, historic buildings and educational exhibits.

Rating

93%
276 Votes
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Washington Memorial Chapel
13
16.7 Miles

Washington Memorial Chapel

Rt 23, Valley Forge, PA 19481
Historic Sites, Religious Sites
Completed in 1917, the Washington Memorial Chapel, was built in honor of General Washington and the patriot soldiers of Valley Forge. Located within Valley Forge National Historic Park, the site features a 58-bell carillon and tower.

Rating

96%
26 Votes
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Linvilla Orchards
14
17.6 Miles

Linvilla Orchards

137 W Knowlton Rd, Media, PA 19063
Farms & Ranches
Featuring seasonal events throughout the year, Linvilla Orchards has grown into much more than a typical pick-your-own fruit farm. The farm includes a petting zoo, fishing, indoor mini-golf, playground and other fun for the whole family.

Rating

86%
73 Votes
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Delaware Art Museum
15
18.2 Miles

Delaware Art Museum

2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19806
Museums, Art Museums
Known for its huge collection of Pre-Raphaelite art, the Delaware Art Museum is a private institution in Wilmington, Delaware. Parking is always free, and the price of admission covers all galleries and buildings on the museum campus.

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90%
97 Votes
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Hedgerow Theatre
16
18.4 Miles

Hedgerow Theatre

64 Rose Valley Rd, Media, PA 19063
Performances
Housed in an 1840's era Grist Mill, today's Hedgerow Theatre, was redesigned as a repertory theatre in 1923. The venue features award-winning productions throughout the year, holds special presentations for children, and is an integral part of the community.

Rating

91%
11 Votes
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Brandywine Zoo
17
19.8 Miles

Brandywine Zoo

Zoos
54 animal species find their home at the Brandywine Zoo. In here can be observed tigers, monkeys, all sorts of lizards, and many other animals, whether mammals or reptiles.

Rating

62%
68 Votes
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Wilmington & Western Railroad
18
19.8 Miles

Wilmington & Western Railroad

Scenic Railroads
Wilmington & Western Railroad is the first railroad to be included in the National register of Historic Places. Opened as a tourist attraction in 1966, this 1870 railroad uses steam engines to transport children of all ages back in time, for all occasions, whether for romantic evenings or special celebrations.

Rating

88%
42 Votes
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Delaware Children's Museum
19
20.3 Miles

Delaware Children's Museum

550 South Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
Museums, Children's Museums
Birthday parties and special meetings can be held at the Delaware Children's Museum. There are all sorts of entertainment opportunities in here, all of them having an educational purpose

Rating

83%
52 Votes
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Frawley Stadium
20
20.4 Miles

Frawley Stadium

801 Shipyard Drive, Wilmington, DE 19801
Sports Facilities
One half of the Delaware Stadium Corporation, the Daniel S. Frawley Stadium is a premium sports arena and event space in Wilmington, Delaware. It hosts baseball games, concerts, conventions, religious revivals, corporate events and other large-scale productions.

Rating

92%
103 Votes
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