Steeped in history and rich in tradition, Pittsburgh is home to 'the immaculate reception,' breathtaking bridges and one of the country's most exciting museums designed with kids in mind. The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh will kick-off our trip through the Steel City with a variety of activities and exhibits designed to entertain and educate. Add in the Pittsburgh Zoo, PPG Aquarium and the world-famous Duquesne Incline, and we're sure you'll agree there's no shortage of big-sized fun for pint-sized visitors in Pittsburgh. So pack up the car, hit the road and warm up those smiles. Welcome to Pittsburgh.
Looking for a blend of history and family time that will have you traveling across beautiful valleys, stopping atop awe-inspiring inclines and being guided through local history? This three-day, two-night roadtrip through The Alleghenies has you covered. With hands-on exhibits and museums, amusement parks, arts & crafts and the world's oldest rollercoaster, the kids will be beyond excited. But that's not all. Beyond the various kid-oriented activities, the entire family will get a glimpse into history as they learn how floods shaped the Johnstown area, how resilience and ingenuity defined Johnstown's residents and what historic significance nearby Fort Bedford holds. So set your GPS for fun and head for The Alleghenies.
Take a trip of wonder and imagination through the City of Brotherly Love with the perfect family getaway. With stops at Please Touch Museum and Philadelphia Zoo, your kids will experience exhibits designed with their energy and excitement in mind. So whether venturing through Wonderland or saying hello to some exotic tigers, the only ‘to-do’ on this trip’s agenda is to have fun. And if you want to add a little learning to the mix, we’ve got you covered. As the birthplace of independence, Philadelphia has a lot to offer history buffs of all ages. From Independence Hall to the Liberty Bell, make your way through the history of our nation one stop at a time. And when all that fun and learning works up an appetite for great food? Well, Philly’s got that under control. All roads lead to a great time.
Who says learning can’t be fun? From zoos and chocolate to science and amusement parks, Central Pennsylvania offers a wealth of educational and entertaining activities the whole family will enjoy! Explore historic Lancaster County and the abundance of adventure in the Hershey-Harrisburg region for a kid-friendly road trip.