Tours
See a new side of Chester County with a tour! Take in fun behind-the-scenes tours at the Herr’s, Snack Factory or QVC, or hire a local Brandywine Valley expert to take you through historical towns and local landmarks.

Brandywine River Museum of Art

Discover an outstanding collection of American art housed in a 19th century mill with a dramatic steel and glass addition overlooking the banks of the Brandywine River. Renowned for its holdings of the Wyeth family of artists, the museum features galleries dedicated to the work of N.C., Andrew and Jamie Wyeth.

Chadds Ford Historical Society

Guided tours, bread baking and cooking demonstrations at John Chads House and Barns-Brinton House, a rare colonial tavern; Exhibits in the Barn Visitors Center and special events throughout the year; Chadds Ford Days in September, The Great Pumpkin Carve in October and Candlelight Christmas in December.

Chaddsford Winery

Visit our nationally acclaimed winery to tour the winemaking and barrel-aging cellars and taste our premium, award-winning wines such as Chardonnay, Merlot and Pinot Grigio. Located in the beautiful Brandywine Valley, in the village of Chadds Ford, between Longwood Gardens and the Brandywine River Museum.

Dansko Headquarters and Company Store

A leader in innovative comfort footwear, Dansko also stands at the forefront of sustainable and ethical business practices. Experience firsthand with a trip to our LEED certified headquarters and only shoe outlet.

Herrs Snack Factory Tour

Free guided tours of the Herrs Snack Factory Tour; Watch your favorite snacks as they are made; Try warm potato chips right out of the cooker; Visit the Herrs Gift Shop and Chipper's Cafe; Visit the Herrs website for special events; Reservations suggested.

Hibernia Mansion

Hibernia Mansion is a restored 19th century mansion. The mansion, as you see it today, reflects the changes of lifestyle and social status of its various owners for over two hundred years. Long the home of Ironmasters, it expanded with their increased prosperity.

Historic Sugartown

Historic Sugartown is a beautifully restored 19th century village crossroads. Sugartown became a bustling village corner during the late 1800's, bringing people together to exchange news, conduct business and share their lives as a community. Come and be part of our tour. Hours: Saturdays 11am-4pm and Sundays, 1-4pm beginning May 3rd. If using GPS, enter 273 Boot Road, Malvern, PA

Independence Visitor Center

The Independence Visitor Center, located at 6th Market Streets, across from the Liberty Bell, provides the region’s best event and attraction information to visitors and locals about Philadelphia and The Countryside and Independence National Historical Park.

Mt. Cuba Center

Located on nearly 600 acres, we’re dedicated to the study, conservation, and appreciation of plants native to the Appalachian Piedmont Region through garden display, education, and research. Our woodland wildflower gardens are recognized as the region’s finest.

National Iron & Steel Heritage Museum

Historic homes of the Lukens and Huston families, founders Lukens Steel Co; Tours by appointment. We are proud to announce we are now a Blue Star Museum and welcome America's active duty military personnel and their families.

Nemours Mansion & Gardens

Alfred I duPont’s French-style chateau furnished with fine examples of antique furniture, rare rugs, tapestries and outstanding works of art is set among spectacular French formal gardens.

Pennhurst Asylum

Newest Halloween haunt around! Walk thru the Pennhurst haunted attraction featuring items and artifacts that were part of the original State School, a labyrinth of old cells, drafty halls, special effects and illusions!

Phoenixville Foundry

Chester County's newest and largest special event venue; A unique blend of sophisticated elegance and industrial charm.

QVC Studio Tour

Look behind the scenes at the world's premier shopping network, QVC; Learn how products are picked, how shows are produced, and experience a live broadcast in action; Serious shopping follows.

Ride The Ducks Philadelphia

Quack along with the Captain and splash into the Delaware! 70 minute tour departs frequently from 6th Market Streets. 7 days a week, please call for tour times 1-877-887-8225.

Taste Kennett Food Tours

Book a culinary walking tour of Kennett Square and sample delicious food from restaurants, markets and specialty food shops that are locally owned. Truly a unique way to discover our town.

Tours of Oxford

On Your Own ~ Covered Bridge Tour, Historic Walking Tour and Children's Interactive Walking Tour.

Victory Brewery Parkesburg

The Victory Parkesburg facility is for brewing and bottling, but also has a 10,000-square-foot brewpub and beer garden. Beer aficionados can visit the new Victory Brewery on a chartered bus trip, tour and beer tasting. The three-and-a-half hour tour package includes a behind-the-scenes look at the brewery, plus tasty food and plenty of beer.

West Chester Food Tours

Take part in West Chester's only Walking Food Tour and get to know our wonderful town a little better. You will stroll through the streets of West Chester and visit seven different eateries along the way. Come taste the town with us.

Wharton Esherick Museum

The Wharton Esherick Museum provides guided tours through the National Historic Landmark studio/home of the late Wharton Esherick; displaying his paintings, woodcuts, sculpture, sculptural furniture and furnishings.

Yellow Springs Farm

Originally a dairy farm 150 years ago, the farm and nursery consist of an historic farmhouse, dairy barn, and a springhouse with pond on 8 acres of land. We grow native plants, design and install native landscapes, and produce over 25 varieties of fresh and aged artisanal goat cheeses, caramel sauces and truffles.