- TripBuzz found 209 things to do with kids in or near West Chester, Pennsylvania, including 194 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Philadelphia, Wilmington, Newark and New Castle.
- From Northbrook Canoe to Kodabow, the West Chester area offers 106 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, National & State Parks, Horseback Riding and Mini Golf.
- West Chester, PA is home to the West Chester University of Pennsylvania and is located near many other attractions, including Valley Forge, the Marsh Creek State Park, and the Brandywine Battlefield and Museum. Other activities include bus trip excursions sponsored by the city, ski trips, a dozen parks for recreational use, and seasonal activities.
Serving as an educational center for both Colonial and American history, the Old Barracks Museum is actually housed in the last remaining structure of its kind. The museum staff conducts daily tours and offers interpretations of American Colonial life.
The Trenton Visitors Center is a center dedicated to providing information for visitors to the city. The center provides a variety of information, including dining, lodging, entertainment, and sightseeing recommendations.
Operating as a museum since 1939, the William Trent House Museum is now owned and operated by the state of New Jersey. The stately home is available to tour and the city hosts special events on the property throughout the year.
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2998 Daniel Bray Highway, Frenchtown, NJ 08825 MoreLess Info
The Famous River Hot Dog Man is a hot dog stand operating directly on the Delaware River. Along with hot dogs, the stand also sells a variety of other foods such as chicken sandwiches, nachos, and veggie burgers.
Located along the Delaware River, Frenchtown Roller Rink features a solid wood skating surface along with skating lessons and skate rentals. The facility offers private event hosting and a snack bar with food and drinks.
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514 Poplar St., Columbia, PA 17512 MoreLess Info
With exhibits comprising over 12 000 items, the National Watch & Clock Museum is North America's largest collection of timepieces. The exhibition galleries house numerous exhibits, with a special focus on 19th Century American clocks and watches.
Built of brick and covered in ivy is Columbia's beautiful Wright's Ferry Mansion. The mansion stands as a reminder of the settlement in the area by the English Quakers and houses the sophisticated and delicate 1738 artifacts and items of the original owner, Susanna Wright.
1461 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem, PA 18018 MoreLess Info
Visitors can stroll through the park-like area known as Burns Plantation in the middle of the city. Visitors see a late 1800s farmhouse, summer kitchen, two barns, a garden, and outbuildings.