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Very interesting visit

Took our two oldest grandchildren here last spring, and they were so interested. We actually go to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lsoplop
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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Relaxing and informative slice of Colonial Farm life

IF you want a break from crowds and city life, 30 minutes from Philly is a working Plantation. Low... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dreamer775555
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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
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All reviews picnic area visitor center get away hiking trails great place to walk picnic lunch great visit fishing pond on site history volunteers creek historic nature tours stream trees
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our two oldest grandchildren here last spring, and they were so interested. We actually go to see the mill stone working, as some of the volunteers were working on it. A great visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lsoplop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IF you want a break from crowds and city life, 30 minutes from Philly is a working Plantation. Low admissin price. We like to visit over the 4th of July when they reenact the tension between Loyalist and colonials. Check the schedule for other special...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dreamer775555
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Good place to see Delaware Counnty history and explore the acreage. There are picnic tables for a picnic lunch and many views for the painter or sketcher to use for a masterpiece.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Grandmommy123
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This historic mill is extremely interesting and well maintained. Excellent for history buffs. The staff seems to be small and largely volunteers. Official tours are a little limited, check their schedule or call ahead. The volunteers are very knowledgeable and friendly. We got an unofficial...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Lester242
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Acres of calm n greenery in the middle of urban hustle and bustle. Stream n lots of walking trail 👍

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank pasu2005
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have enjoyed this location for years. There are historic buildings, quiet spots. Man made waterfalls. This is a good spot for photo sessions. Nice to get away from it all for a little while.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mazemet
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a great place! Something for everyone! Hiking trails of all types, fishing, (rods and bait available on site), tours of a working mill, historic home, blacksmith, etc., picnic area, creek to play in, pets welcome, and best of all.....clean restrooms! There is a small...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank vanta3775
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The park is very clean and contains a fishing pond, creek, river, and history of blacksmithing. Trails are easily walkable and marked clearly.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank MonkeyBoyPA
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Tour the mill, and the foundry and then walk along the creek listing the kids play on the rocks and splash about. a wonderful summer escape day. I think you can take a picnic and bring a frisbee to toss.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Donna W
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This is such a nice little spot to walk with water views and several trails. There is a visitor center, but I did not go in. I had my dog and we had a nice long walk and he enjoyed a dip in the water....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kirinlenz
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Response from MARTINRAYC | Reviewed this property |
It is more geared towards hiking, running. It would be small for bicycle tours..
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