- TripBuzz found 136 things to do with kids in or near Pottstown, Pennsylvania, including 127 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Reading, West Chester, Norristown and Phoenixville.
- From Poco Loco Paintball to The Hill School Ice Arena, the Pottstown area offers 105 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Arts & Crafts Classes and Historic Homes.
- A short drive from both Reading and Philadelphia, Pottstown is a rural, farming community. Surrounded by rivers, residents and visitors can enjoy an array of outdoor fun in both the warm and colder months. This includes activities like fishing, hiking, skating, skiing, snowboarding and cycling. Pottstown is also home to the Steel River Playhouse where musicals and other live performances are offered.
A paintball facility with a large and varied game field, Poco Loco Paintball welcomes players of all experience levels. The facility offers a variety of specially-designed games that emphasize different skills and approaches.
The 422 Sportsplex is an indoor/outdoor sports facility catering primarily to leagues and team sports. The site offers numerous soccer, flag football, and basketball courts, as well as facilities for inline hockey and indoor lacrosse.
Gallery School of Pottstown offers art lessons for children and adults. They provide instruction in everything from painting and sculpture, to glass and plastic fusion techniques for making jewelry and also sell art supplies, artwork and jewelry covering various styles.
A twelve-theater movie multiplex, Carmike 12 - Pottsgrove shows primarily first-run Hollywood movies. The theater features digital video and sound, and shows occasional foreign films and films of dance and other performances.
A combination community and regional theater, Steel River Playhouse presents more than 90 theatrical and musical productions per year. Community-focused, they offer an array of educational and interactive programs for children and adults.
Although only four acres of original property remain today, Pottsgrove Manor has lost none of its original charm and architectural beauty. The manor is open year-round for guided tours, as well as public programs, school tours, lectures, and workshops.
Offering classes in a Vaganova syllabus based ballet program, as well as tap, modern, jazz, African, hip-hop, creative movement, Irish, break dance, Highland, musical theater, and Pilates, the Pottstown Dance Theatre focuses on the growth of students and professional instruction.