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So...What Is There To Do Around Here?: Historic Sites and Museums

Events and Activities to do within about an hour of campus


Here are some area museums:

Check Out Our History!

From Colonial America to Modern Day, the Philadelphia area has a rich historical heritage.  Visit the Liberty Bell, a colonial farm, an old prison, or the United States Mint.  Check out some of the local museums, full of dinosaurs, early American tools, mummies and so much more! 

Historic Sites

Here are some places you can visit to learn about the area's history:

Subject Guide

Phoenixville History

These historical societies have lots of local history information:

Available in the SRC:

Here are some books on the history of the area and places to go and see: