Historical Sites

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas are rich in our nation’s history. There are several local places to visit where George Washington slept as well as a tour of the Philadelphia Convention Center and Independence Hall is a must see before your student graduates.

Local

Muhlenberg House, Trappe
http://www.trappehistoricalsociety.org/muhlenberg.html
Pennypacker Mills
http://historicsites.montcopa.org/historicsites/cwp/view,a,3,q,24473,.asp
Peter Wentz Farmstead
http://www.peterwentzfarmsteadsociety.org/
Mill Grove- Home of Naturalist John Audubon
http://pa.audubon.org/centers_mill_grove.html
Valley Forge National Park 
http://www.nps.gov/vafo/index.htm

Philadelphia 

National Constitution Center
http://constitutioncenter.org/
Independence Hall
http://www.nps.gov/inde/index.htm
American Revolution Center
http://www.americanrevolutioncenter.org/
Philadelphia Convention Center and Visitors Bureau
http://www.philadelphiausa.travel/