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Abington Art Center

515 Meetinghouse Road, Jenkintown, PA. 215/887-4882. E-Mail.
Gallery hours: Wed.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs. until 7 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission: donations requested. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Brandywine Battlefield Historic Site

Route 1, Chadds Ford, PA. 610/459-3342.
9:30 am-4:30 pm Tues-Sat; 12-4:30 pm Sun. Admission. Winter hours begin in December. Please call. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Chestnut Hill

Germantown Avenue from Cresheim Valley Road to the top of the Hill. 215/247-6696.
Child-Friendly.    More...

 

The Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts

200 South Madison St. Wilmington, DE 19801. 302/656-6466.
Hours are 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Wednesday and Sunday. Admission is $5.   More...

 

Fort Mifflin on the Delaware

Fort Mifflin & Hog Island Roads, Philadelphia, PA 19153. 215-685- 4167.
Open to the public Wednesday through Sunday 10 Am to 4 Pm, March to December, winter by chance or appointment, please check the website at www.fortmifflin.us. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Downtown Haddonfield, NJ

Haddonfield, NJ. .
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The James A. Michener Art Museum

138 S. Pine St., Doylestown, PA 18901. 215/340-9800. E-Mail.
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
  • Presidents' Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas 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. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Longwood Gardens

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 Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Millerís Smorgasbord & Bakery

2811 Lincoln Highway East (Route 30) Ronks PA 17572. 1-800-669-3568.
Breakfast:
Saturday & Sunday, 7:30am-10:30am

Lunch/Dinner:
Friday-Sunday from 11:30am Monday-Thusday from 4pm   More...

 

New Hope

About 40 minutes north of Philadelphia on I-95, Then 10 miles north on River Road. . 215-862-5030 . E-Mail.
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The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad

32 West Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 18938. 215-862-2332.
Open year round with many special events to choose from. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

The Pearl S. Buck House

520 Dublin Rd., Perkasie, PA. 215/249-0100.
Tours are available daily. Admission. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Peddlerís Village

Routes 202 and Street Road in Lahaska. 215/794-4000.
Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Pennís Cave & Wildlife Park

Penn's Cave is located in Central Pennsylvania, 18 miles East of State College, home of Pennsylvania State University. Interstate 80 is approximately 30 minutes from the cavern.. 814/364-1664.
Open daily through Dec. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Pennypacker Mills

Located at 5 Haldeman Road, Schwenksville, PA. 610/287-9349.
Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and holidays.   More...

 

Peter Wentz Farmstead

East of intersection of Routes 73 and 363. Center Point, Box 240, Worcester, PA 19490. 610/584-5104.
Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 1to 4 p.m. for tours. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Historic Pottsgrove Manor

Located in Montgomery County at 100 West King St., Pottstown, PA . 610/326-4014.
Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and holidays. Educational and fun programs offered throughout the year. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

QVC Studio Tour

QVC Studio Park, 1200 Wilson Drive, West Chester PA. 800/600-9900.
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Sesame Place

Sesame Place is located just 30 minutes north of Philadelphia. Bucks County, Langhorne, PA.. 1-866-GO-4-ELMO .
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Six Flags Great Adventure, Wild Safari and Hurricane Harbor

Exit 16 off I-195 Jackson, NJ. 732/928-1821.
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Strasburg Railroad

. 717-687-7522.
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Valley Forge National Historical Park

Route 23 and N. Gulph Road, Valley Forge, PA. 610/783-1077.
Tour dates: Saturday- Monday May 29- 31, Saturday- Sunday June 5- 6, Saturday- Sunday June 12 - 13, Friday - Monday June 18 - 21, Thursday - Monday June 21 - Sep. 6 Tour ticket prices: Adults $15.50, Students 13-16 $10.50, National Park Pass Holders $10.50. Children under 12 $7.50. For information about the tours call 610.783.7503. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

VF Outlet Village

801 Hill Avenue, Reading, PA 19610-3026. 610/378-0408, 800/772-8336.
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Washington Crossing Historic Park

1112 River Road Washington Crossing, PA 18977. 215/493-4076.
Open Tue-Sat 9-5. Admission Charged. Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center

Millville, NJ. 800/998-4552.
Child-Friendly.    More...

 

Adventure Center at Whitewater Challengers

Request Information. 800/443-8554.
Reservations required.   More...

 

Woodloch Resort

Hawley PA. 800-WOODLOCH (966-3562.
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