History & Heritage in West Chester PA

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  • 42 Cassatt Ave. Berwyn, PA 19312-1311
    610-889-9966
    The arch is constructed in honor of those who made the greatest sacrifice for our country. The site is designed to remind busy people of the profound acts of those who defended us all. Three stones...
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  • U.S. Route 1 (Baltimore Pike) at Ring Road Chadds Ford, PA 19317
    610-459-3342
    The Battle of Brandywine on Sept. 11, 1777 was the largest single day land battle of the American Revolution. Tours include an introductory video, exhibits, discussion of battle tactics and...
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  • 225 North High Street West Chester, PA 19380
    610-692-4800
    Chester County Historical Society is a vibrant place where people encounter, explore and learn about the past. With diverse audiences and Chester County's unique heritage at its core, Chester...
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  • 1685 Art School Rd. Chester Springs, PA 19425-1402
    610-827-7414
    In the 19th century Margaret Holman owned and managed a fashionable spa with 3 hotels. She brought in world class entertainers such as Jenny Lind, "the Swedish nightingale." In the post Civil War...
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  • 1837 University Cir., P.O. Box 200 Cheyney, PA 19319
    610-399-2275
    Founded in 1837 as the Institute for Colored Youth, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is the oldest of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities in America. The founding of Cheyney...
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  • Ridley Creek State Park Media, PA 19063
    610-566-1725
    Witness skirmishes between Union and Confederate troops or simply browse the wares of traveling merchants.
  • 119 N. High St West Chester, PA 19380-3012
    610-738-3350
    Enjoy small town charm with an urban flair. 83 shops, 59 restaurants, live music, cultural events, street fairs, walking tours, excursion trains, growers market and museum exhibits make historic...
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  • 1736 Creek Rd. Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9498
    610-388-7376
    Originally Incorporated in 1684 as Birmingham Township, Chadds Ford hosted one of the deadliest battles of the Revolution, the September 11th, 1777, Battle of Brandywine (named for the river that...
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  • 690 Sugartown Road Malvern, PA 19355
    610-640-2667
    Step back in time to a rural 19th-century crossroads village in beautiful Radnor Hunt country in Malvern, PA. Originally known as "Shugart's Town," Sugartown became a vibrant place in the 1800s,...
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  • 2049 Waynesborough Rd. Paoli, PA 19301-2034
    215-925-2251
    The Historic Waynesborough house museum is a National Historic Landmark and a true representation of the living history that has survived for centuries in Brandywine Country. Waynesborough is the...
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