Philadelphia Things To Do

The Philadelphia things to do and Philadelphia tourist attractions offer outdoor sights to see for the whole family.

Serene gardens with huge varieties of plants and flowers await as does an historic park.

Delaware County

Chanticleer Gardens
786 Church Road
Wayne PA 19087
610-687-4163

March-October Wed-Sun 10 AM-5 PM, May-August Fridays 10 AM-8 PM

Former estate of Christine and Adolph Rosengarten Sr with trees, wildflowers, plants, flowers, sculptures, a water garden and more.

The gardens include: Stream Garden, Ruin and Gravel Garden, The Orchard, Cut Flower and Vegetable Garden, Minder Woods, Pond Garden, Asian Woods, The Serpentine, Chanticleer House Garden, Teacup Garden, Tennis Court Garden.

http://www.chanticleergarden.org
Wayne PA Hotels

  • Programs
  • Classes
  • Workshops 
Pennsylvania arboretum with wooden benches to sit on, a walkway and white fence

 

Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
Media PA 19063
610-566-9134

Media PA Hotels

Open year round either 9 AM-4 PM or 9 AM-8 PM. See website for hours.

  • 650 acres
  • Plants, trees, historic buildings, hiking trails
  • Workshops
  • Classes
  • Exhibits

Montgomery County

Bryn Athyn Cathedral
900 Cathedral Road, Box 277C
Bryn Athyn PA 19009
267-502-4600

Mon-Sat 9 AM-4 PM, Sunday 1-4 PM
Tours - 1-4 PM daily
Grounds are open for quiet reflection daily during the day

The Cathedral is a mix of Gothic and Romanesque architecture.

  • Educational programs

Graeme Park
859 County Line Road
Horsham PA 19044
215-343-0965
http://www.ushistory.org/graeme
Horsham PA Hotels

Fri-Sat 10 AM-4 PM, Sunday 12-4 PM

Historic park with 42 acres that includes the Keith House, home to a Colonial PA governor. There are nature trails and places to picnic. Enjoy wildlife viewing of deer, wild turkey, herons.


John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove

Philadelphia things to do John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove on a green grass hill with a wooden bench in Audubon PA, Montgomery County PA

1201 Pawlings Road
Audubon PA 19403
610-666-5593
http://pa.audubon.org/centers_mill_grove.html
Audubon PA Hotels
Tues-Sat 10 AM-4 PM, Sunday 1-4 PM
Grounds - Tues-Sun 7 AM-dusk

The museum features Audubon's art work while the grounds have hundreds of different birds for bird watching, 400+ variety of plants and walking trails.

  • Events
  • Educational programs

Have fun and enjoy the sites on a south east PA getaway!






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