Plan a day trip your family will never forget. Take a journey through Pennsylvania Dutch Country aboard America’s oldest short-line railroad. See breathtaking scenery and working Amish farms. Back at the station, ride on our miniature steam train, power your own pump car and watch our pint-sized passengers on the cranky cars. Plus, shopping, dinning, tours and more. Order your tickets today online.
Rt. 1, Kennett Square PA 19348-0501. 610/388-1000.
Open daily 9 am-6 pm. year ’round. Adults: $16. Seniors (ages 62+): $14. Students (ages 5-22): $6. Children age 4 and under: Free
Longwood Gardens is a jewel situated in southern Chester County, and a place of unparalleled beauty. Offering a new experience every day of the year, Longwood presents one-of-a kind events, wonderful concerts, and delicious fine and casual cuisine in breathtaking settings. Often referred to as the world’s premier horticultural showplace, Longwood Gardens’ 1050 acres of natural woodlands, majestic gardens, opulent conservatories and dancing fountains are open every day of the year!
Bucks County has always been the home of a great art community. And when it comes to art, crafts, food, and music by a lazy river, there’s a very good chance you’ll discover quickly why people have always come here, and keep coming back.
Wheaton Arts is one of South Jersey’s best cultural destinations. Watch world-class art created in the Glass Studio. Tour the impressive Museum of American Glass with its notable collection. Walk through the Artist Studios and see skilled artists at work throughout the day. Explore South Jersey’s rich cultural traditions in the Down Jersey Folklife Center. Browse through the finest selection of one-of-a-kind, handcrafted gift items in our museum stores. Train ride, hotel and restaurant.
Sesame Street comes to life at Sesame Place through whirling rides, water slides and exciting shows. Dance and sing-a-long with everyone’s favorite furry friends inthe amazing Neighborhood Street Party parade with day and night performances. Join the fun and celebrate being a kid – or being a kid again! Sesame Place is located just 30 minutes north of Philadelphia. Bucks County, Langhorne, PA.
Winter Hours (November 1 – March 31) Tuesday through Friday: 10 am to 4:30 pm Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm Sunday: 12 pm to 5 pm Summer Hours (April 1 – October 31) Tuesday through Friday: 10am to 4:30pm Wednesday: Open on select evenings (call the main number for dates) Saturday: 10am to 5pm Sunday: 12pm to 5pm Art reference library available by appointment only.
The Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden and Terrace close one-half hour before galleries. The Museum is closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day
Adult: $6.50. Senior: $6.00. Students/Children age 6-18: $4.00. Members and Children under 6: Free. Some exhibitions may require an additional $6.00 special exhibition fee. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The Museum is handicapped accessible.
The James A. Michener Art Museum, located in Doylestown and New Hope, Pennsylvania, is an independent, non-profit cultural institution dedicated to preserving, interpreting and exhibiting the art and cultural heritage of the Bucks County region. The Museum is named for Doylestown’s most famous son, the Pulitzer-Prize winning writer and supporter of the arts. Home to a world class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings, the Museum also hosts nationally touring exhibitions and showcases important regional artists.
Penn’s Cave & Wildlife Park America’s only all-water cavern & wildlife park are located 18 miles east of State College in Centre Hall, PA. The cavern tour is a guided one-hour tour by motorboat on an underground stream. The farm & wildlife tour is a guided 90-minute motorized tour over 1,500 acres of Penn’s Cave forests and fields which have been carefully preserved as a natural habitat for birds, plants, and animals.
Saturday & Sunday, 7:30am-10:30am
Friday-Sunday from 11:30am Monday-Thusday from 4pm
If you miss Miller’s, you miss Lancaster County. The area’s original smorgasbord restaurant now features a new menu with specials starting at $7.99. They’re conveniently located near attractions and outlets on Route 30, six miles east of Lancaster (GPS: 2811 Lincoln Highway East, Ronks). Reservations, call ahead seating, and walk-ins are welcome 1-800-669-3568. Miller’s is PA Preferred, a Reader’s Choice and ServSafe Award Winner. Get the whole story, and coupons, at http://www.Millers1929.com
Looking for a great all-inclusive vacation or getaway? Then welcome to Woodloch Resort, one of America’s and the Pocono Mountains best family resorts.
Lights! Cameras! Shopping! The QVC Studio Tour offers public tours of its vast broadcasting and electronic retailing center, located near West Chester, Pennsylvania. Visitors learn how products are selected and sold live on air in 91 million U.S. homes. This 75-minute guided walkthrough illustrates the combination of technology and talent that have changed the way America shops over the past twenty years. See a live broadcast in action, then enjoy shopping at the Studio Store.