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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

Explore the natural world

8480 Hagy’s Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA 19128

Neighborhoods: North West, Roxborough/Manayunk
New Hope and Ivyland Railroad

Narrated train rides through Bucks County

32 West Bridge Street
New Hope, PA 18938

Neighborhoods:
Mt. Cuba Center

Fostering an appreciation for the plants of the Appalachian Piedmont

P.O. Box 3570
Greenville, DE 19807

Neighborhoods:
Mount Pleasant

The “grand dame” of Fairmount Park houses is one America’s great architectural gems

3800 Mt. Pleasant Drive
East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19132

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park
Mariton Wildlife Sanctuary

A 200-acre forested nature preserve on the banks of the Delaware River

240 Sunnyside Rd.
Easton, PA 18042

Neighborhoods:
Lemon Hill

Founding father Robert Morris’ hilltop estate

Sedgley Drive and Lemon Hill Drive
East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Fairmount
Lake Nockamixon Whitewater Release

Whitewater rafting right here in the Delaware Valley

6011 State Park Road
Ralph Stover State Park
Pipersville, PA 18947

Neighborhoods:
John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum

Pennsylvania’s largest remaining freshwater tidal marsh

8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19153

Neighborhoods: West, West Philly
Hortulus Farm

One of the region’s most significant private gardens

60 Thompson Mill Road
Wrightstown, PA 18940

Neighborhoods:
Freedom Foundation at Valley Forge

A 52-acre wooded trail and living tribute to the nation’s medal of honor recipients

1601 Valley Forge Rd.
Valley Forge, PA 19482-0706

Neighborhoods:
Fox Chase Farm

One of the last working farms in a major American city

8500 Pine Road
Philadelphia, PA 19115

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia
Mural Arts Program

Creators of more than 3,600 city murals since 1984

901 Market Street, Level 2
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center
Prometheus Strangling the Vulture

1943, cast 1953 by Jacques Lipchitz

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia Museum of Art's East Terrace steps, facing the Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Playing Angels

1950 by Carl Milles

Kelly Drive at Fountain Green Drive Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park
Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

A natural habitat for Pennsylvania’s native plants

1635 River Road
New Hope, PA 18938

Neighborhoods:
Awbury Arboretum

A wee bit of England transplanted to Germantown

One Awbury Road Philadelphia, PA 19138

Neighborhoods: North West, Germantown, Mt. Airy
Hopewell Furnace
National Historic Site

An early American “Iron Plantation” — a forerunner of today’s iron and steel industries

2 Mark Bird Lane
Elverson, PA 19520

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Coryell’s Ferry Historic Boat Rides

Cruise by historic New Hope aboard a Mississippi-style riverboat

22 South Main Street
New Hope, PA 18938

Neighborhoods:
The Piazza at Schmidts

A European-style open space surrounded by shops, restaurants and galleries

2nd Street and Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods: Northern Liberties
Schuylkill River Trail

A 26.5-mile, multi-use path from Philadelphia to Phoenixville

1 Boathouse Row
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Ridley Creek State Park

More than 2,600 acres of gently rolling woodlands and meadows

1023 Sycamore Mills Rd.
Media, PA 19063

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Pennypack Preserve

More than 700 acres of natural meadows and woodlands

2955 Edgehill Road Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

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Nockamixon State Park

The largest lake in Southeastern Pennsylvania, accompanied by a 5,283-acre park

1542 Mountain View Drive
Quakertown, PA 18951

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Morris Arboretum

A romantic Victorian landscape garden

100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Neighborhoods: North West, Chestnut Hill
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove

The place that inspired America’s first great naturalist

1201 Pawlings Road
Audubon, PA 19403

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Historic Yellow Springs

An early American spa and hospital in a rural setting

1685 Art School Road
Chester Springs, PA 19425

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Greensgrow Farms

A nationally recognized leader in urban farming

2501 E. Cumberland Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College

A garden of ideas to inspire home gardeners

500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081

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