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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
New Hope and Ivyland Railroad

Narrated train rides through Bucks County

32 West Bridge Street
New Hope, PA 18938

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Mt. Cuba Center

Fostering an appreciation for the plants of the Appalachian Piedmont

P.O. Box 3570
Greenville, DE 19807

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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
Wyck

The Quaker way of life preserved for 300 years

6026 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Neighborhoods: North West, Germantown, Mt. Airy
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
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

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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

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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
(Trail spans 26.5 miles with multiple access points)
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(MapQuest)

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park, North West, Manayunk, Fairmount
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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