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The 18-hole "Honeybrook" course features 6,341 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70; the course rating is 70.4 and it has a slope rating of 128 on Bent grass. Designed by James Blaukovitch, ASGCA, the Honeybrook golf course opened in 2000. Tom Piersol manages the course as the Managing Partner
The history of Hopewell Furance spans two centuries — from its untouched natural state as a part of the great eastern American forests — to its rebirth as a recreational and cultural history area. In between are the stories of industrial development, technology, community, craftsmanship, and natural resources that together changed America.
Chester County’s premiere corn maze opens on September 13th. This year come and see our African Safari 5 acre maze. We also have hayrides, pumpkin patch and many other fun activities for the whole family. New this year is our Smart phone maze tracker system. See our website for further information.
Learn about the history all around us, here in this "hotbed of abolitionism." One of our guides will be glad to join you in your car, bus, or van and lead a tour for a modest donation. Call 484-734-0079 to make arrangements for a tour. Tours will depart from the Chester County Visitors Center near the entrance of Longwood Gardens.
Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show is one of the longest running shows in the area. It is a Chester County tradition for people to attend and compete in this show. Each year, the show improves due to the commitment of time and support from our friends and neighbors. Start a new tradition with your family and come to the Ludgwig’s Corner Horse Show.
Marsh Creek State Park is in the rolling hills of north central Chester County. The 1,727-acre park contains the 535-acre Marsh Creek Lake, which is a wonderful resource for fishing, sailing, and migrating waterfowl.The 535-acre Marsh Creek Lake has two boat launch areas and 220 seasonal mooring slips. The lake is especially popular with sail boaters who take advantage of the combination of good natural terrain and prevailing winds. Approved sailboat races draw spectators who enjoy the water activity from the lakeshore.
The Museum of the American Revolution is establishing a museum to tell the dynamic story of the American Revolution and its legacy. It is the owner of a distinguished collection of Revolutionary-era artifacts. The Museum was designed by world-class architect, Robert A.M. Stern Architects, signature design team, MFM Design, and esteemed scholars.
Stop in and take a seat and see how mushrooms are grown and harvested. Not only do we have fresh mushroom products, but we feature displays about the industry history. The displays were originally part of the former Phillips Mushroom Museum that we are now fortunate to be able to share with our guests.
Natural Lands Trust is a non-profit land conservation organization dedicated to protecting the forests, fields, streams, and wetlands of our region. We own and manage 41 preserves, many are open daily from dawn to dusk. Some preserves have limited visitation due to sensitive natural resources.Visit our website for more information and dates for upcoming hikes, classes, and events.
The best way to help history come alive for young and old is to get face-to-face with relics of an era gone by. Housed in two historic buildings -- one dating as far back as 1840s -- the Chester County Historical Society Museum is the perfect place to discover timeworn treasures from the region and a kid-friendly, hands-on history lab.