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Cocoa Castle – Hershey, PA

Cocoa Castle is a playground in Hershey, Pennsylvania. It’s address is 605 Cocoa Ave. The playground is located in front of the Hershey (Derry Township) Community Center. The playground is less than a mile from downtown Hershey and only about a mile from Hersheypark. The playground was built in 2017, replacing an older wooden playground. […]

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Climbers Run – Pequea, PA

Climbers Run is a nature preserve located southern Lancaster County. The address for the entrance of Climbers Run is 226 Frogtown Road, Pequea, Pennsylvania. At the entrance road, there’s a small sign indicating you’ve reached Climber’s Run. At the sign, follow the one lane road carefully. There are some hills which make it difficult to […]

Kreider Farm Tour

Kreider Farms Tour – Manheim, PA

Kreider Farms Tour is located in Manheim, Pennsylvania. The Welcome Center is the starting point for the tour, and the address is 1463 Lancaster Road, Manheim, PA. It’s located along Route 72. Tickets for the tour need to be purchased in advance, as they sell out frequently. Farm Tour tickets can be purchased on the […]

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Sunrise Soap Company – York, PA

Sunrise Soap Company, a store and soap creation studio, is located in downtown York, Pennsylvania. Their address is 29 North Beaver Street. There is on street, metered parking available. There’s also a parking garage one block north of the store. While Sunrise Soap Company has two other locations in the Eastern Market in York and […]

Violet Hill Playground

Violet Hill Park – York, PA

Violet Hill Park is a new park built on the site of the old Violet Hill School in York, PA. The park is located beside the Spring Garden Township building, and the address is 340 Tri Hill Road. The entrance sign explains the history of the area, including the old school that was previously located […]

Mill Creek Playground

Mill Creek Park – Dover, PA

Mill Creek Park is located at 704 E Canal Road in Dover, Pennsylvania. The park is in Conewago Township, and is located at the intersection of Millcreek Road and East Canal Road. Dover is northwest of York and south of Harrisburg. The park has a large parking lot beside the playground. There’s also plenty of […]

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Masons Mill Park – Willow Grove, PA

Masons Mill Park is located at 3500 Masons Mill Road in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. The park is in Upper Moreland Township in Montgomery County. Willow Grove is north of Philadelphia and south of Doylestown. Upon turning onto Masons Mill Rd from Byberry Road, there will be a sign for Masons Mill Business Park. Continue on […]

Marge Goodfellow Playground

Marge Goodfellow Park – New Freedom, PA

Marge Goodfellow Community Park is located in New Freedom, Pennsylvania. New Freedom is a small town near the Maryland border in York County. The town features a connection to the Rail Trail, and it’s also home to the Northern Central Railway. The playground at Marge Goodfellow Park is relatively new. The playground area is somewhat […]

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15 Fun Day Trips with Kids near Pennsylvania

Keep in mind that reservations or advance tickets may be needed for some of these attractions suggested for day trips with kids near Pennsylvania. Always check the attraction’s website for current policies, hours, and ticket information. Philadelphia Day Trip There’s so much to experience in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas. Some ideas for fun activities […]

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Lancaster Science Factory – Lancaster, PA

Lancaster Science Factory is a hands-on science center for children. There are many interactive exhibits that cover a wide-range of STEM activities. The Science Factory is located at 454 New Holland Avenue in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It’s located beside the Cork Factory Hotel, which is in the northeast side of the city. The entrance is on […]