- TripBuzz found 235 things to do with kids in or near Media, Pennsylvania, including 222 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Philadelphia, Wilmington, West Chester and New Castle.
- From Media Tot Lot to Middletown Archery, the Media area offers 104 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, National & State Parks, Military Museums and Hiking Trails.
- Nicknamed 'Everybody's Hometown,' Media, PA is certainly a cozy town located only 12 miles from Philadelphia. Media has a vast array of shopping and eating venues, from sophisticated to eclectic. Along with variety, visitors love the number of events the city celebrates throughout the year, including the Chinese New Year, America's Music Festival Series, and Dining Under the Stars.
With more than 2,600-acres of rolling woodlands and meadows, Ridley Creek State Park, features something for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. Visitors can fish, camp, hike, bike, and more while wedding parties enjoy taking photos by the pristine gardens.
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.
Opened in 2005, the Pennsylvania Veteran's Museum serves to preserve the history and legacy of all U.S. veterans. The museum features informational displays to educate all those who visit, with a focus on educating youth, on the history of our nations fighters.
Situated on 33 acres of hillsides, Glen Providence Park features a duck pond, streams and hiking trails through wooded terrain. The park provides an area suitable for picnics, fishing, sledding, nature study and wildlife viewing.
The Pennsylvania Veterans Museum maintains a permanent collection of historical artifacts and exhibits pertaining to veterans of the armed forces. It hosts educational programs and frequent special events, and produces educational films and lesson plans for teachers.
An eight-screen movie theater, AMC Granite Run 8 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers auditorium rentals for private events as well as a concession area with food and drinks.
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.