- Our list of the best things to do in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, features the top 243 nearby activities — including 103 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Downingtown, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
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32 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317 MoreLess Info
Visit Chaddsford Winery for a tasting of dry and sweet wines at one of the oldest and largest wineries in Pennsylvania.
The Paoli Battlefield is the site of a Revolutionary War battle that George Washington dubbed the Paoli Massacre - a significant defeat for the colonial forces. The battlefield has been meticulously preserved, and the staff welcomes visitors.
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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.
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.