Nestled between the Mid-Atlantic states and New England, Pennsylvania is the perfect destination for a road trip. History buffs will want to see Gettysburg and Independence Hall, and families will love checking out Hershey headquarters and beautiful Lancaster County. Whatever you do, make sure you stop in Pennsylvania instead of driving through this beautiful state. Here are the Pennsylvania destinations we recommend.


Six Hours in Philadelphia – Tips for how to make the most of a long layover in Philadelphia.

Big Bus Tours of Philadelphia is Easy, Fun for Families

Philadelphia’s Historic Sites for Families

Kid’s Love Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum

Franklin Institute – Philadelphia (coming soon)

Wyndham Historic District Philadelphia – family-friendly hotel in the heart of the historic district

Lancaster County

The Amish Village – Lancaster County

Turkey Hill Experience – Lancaster County


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