- Our list of the best things to do in Columbia, Pennsylvania, features the top 184 nearby activities — including 74 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Columbia, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Columbia, PA , followed by 173 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lancaster, Hershey, York, Lititz, Strasburg, Ephrata, Manheim, Ronks, Middletown, Bird in Hand, Intercourse, Harrisburg, Thomasville and Mechanicsburg
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16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 MoreLess Info
Built in 1981, the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial was constructed as a tribute to the firefighters who lost their lives while on duty. Located within the campus of the National Fire Academy, the memorial also contains a separate monument for the 9/11 firefighters.
The site of the Revolutionary War's Battle of Brandywine, Brandywine Battlefield now offers guided tours (visitors provide their own cars), with stops at the Birmingham Friends Meetinghouse, Birmingham Hill, and Sandy Hill, and lunch at the Northbrook Marketplace. Self-guided exploration always available.
The Brandywine River Museum is a historic and American art complex, including an extensive collection with works by Andrew and Wyeth. Artworks are housed in a historic grist mill, and guided walking tours of the collection and adjacent farm introduce visitors to the site.
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1755 Creek Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317 MoreLess Info
The Christian C. Sanderson Museum documents the history of the Chadds Ford area. Exhibits cover artists including N.C. Wyeth, artifacts from the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, and both world wars.
Visitors to the Maryland Zoo can often help feed the giraffes, brush African Pygmy and Nubian goats, encounter animals close up, participate in a scavenger hunt, watch animals being trained, and help animal keeper talks. Visitors can also eat and shop
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4840 Kennett Pk, Wilmington, DE 19807 MoreLess Info
At Delaware Museum of Natural History, visitors can view life-sized dinosaur fossils and displays containing educational information on topics like geology, prehistory, and ecosystems. The museum contains exhibits like an African watering hole and nature nook.
A 17-screen movie theater, Regal Peoples Plaza Stadium 17 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, self-service and mobile ticketing, a game room and a snack bar.
Christiana Skating Center is not only a place suited for roller-skating and learning new tricks. Besides the themed parties held on holidays such as Halloween, this establishment is also suited for all kinds of celebrations, such as birthday parties.