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Things to do in The Philadelphia Area

From classic must-see sights to insider hot spots and local haunts, there are countless things to do in The Philadelphia Area. How do you decide? Start with our travel guide and get our favorite The Philadelphia Area attractions and activities—shops, museums, parks, nightclubs, coffee shops, tours, and more.

Our international team of editors and writers handpick the best things to do in The Philadelphia Area to help travelers discover authentic, local experiences. Whether a hidden boutique with handcrafted products, a popular local festival, a bakery with a cult following, or a picnic-worthy park, Travel + Leisure guides the way, providing information and inspiration. From beaches and bars to cultural attractions and up-and-coming neighborhoods, our list will help you make the most of your romantic getaway, family vacation, or trip with friends. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top picks for what to do in The Philadelphia Area.

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  • Chaddsford Winery

    Chaddsford Winery, which produces 30,000 cases a year of tannin-rich reds and whites, is co-owned by a husband-and-wife team, who turned a 17th-cen... More
  • Nature's Castles

    Climb through “Nature’s Castles,” three large-scale treehouses designed to bring back your childhood memories and built among (although not attache... More
  • Strasburg Rail Road

    Hauled by steam locomotives, this 45-minute train loops through a pastoral strip of Lancaster County, from Strasburg to Leaman Place Junction and b... More

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