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Location: One Aquarium Drive, Camden, NJ
Adventure Aquarium isn't just about fish and denizens of the deep. Penguin Island (with a 20-foot underwater viewing area) and the West African river experience (complete with hippos, 20 specie...
Location: 239 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA
Although she never actually owned the house, Betsy and her husband, John, rented this little house and ran their upholstery business here from 1773 to 1786. Visitors can meet Betsy Ross - played by a ...
Location: 2040 Springdale Road, Suite 100, Cherry Hill, NJ
The Garden State Discovery Museum is a hands-on museum that celebrates imagination through themed interactive exhibits including a newspaper office and TV studio, the Get Fit! sports area, the ...
Location: Route 52, Wilmington, DE
Winterthur Museum and Country Estate provides a majestic place to walk, stroll, and entertain the kids.
The spot to hit is the Enchanted Woods, a three-acre children's garden wi...
Location: 1220 American Boulevard, West Chester, PA
Families can touch down at the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center to see over 35 helicopters, autogiros, and convertiplanes on display, including the only tilt-rotor Osprey V-22 on...
Location: 138 South Second Street, Philadelphia, PA
History? You're soaking in it! And while you're in the nation's cradle, you might as well dine on a bit of history as well!
City Tavern is not especially casual, but it does offer an aw...
Location: 3260 South Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
The Egyptian Galleries of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, on the second and third floors, offer an impressive collection of monumental sculpture, r...
Location: 1727-29 Mount Vernon Street, Philadelphia, PA
Like all great cities, Philadelphia has its share of murals that decorate buildings and neighborhoods. The works done by the Mural Arts Program (MAP) - the nation's largest mural program...
Location: 8500 Pine Road, Philadelphia, PA
One of the last working farms in Philadelphia, Fox Chase Farm, an 112-acre homestead, offers tours in the summer, various family events throughout the year, and a glimpse at days gone pa...
Location: Columbus Boulevard and Market Street, Philadelphia, PA
Managed by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, Penn's Landing is Philadelphia's premier waterfront park, running along Columbus Boulevard from Washington Avenue to Spring Garden S...
Location: 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Franklin Institute is the kind of interactive museum where kids are expected to touch. And jump, run, ride, balance, climb, wonder, and, just when they least suspect it, learn.
Location: Sixth and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA
Ride the Ducks Philadelphia offers families a unique, duck's eye view of the city. The Ducks take visitors through Philadelphia's historic district, and a guide points out attractions including...
Location: Sixth and Race Streets, Philadelphia, PA
A revitalized Franklin Square opened during the summer of 2006 as part of Philadelphia's celebration of Benjamin Franklin's 300th birthday. The park - the last of William Penn's original five s...