"Experience 18th Century Americana" Philadelphia Off The Beaten Path Tip by jltan

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At the Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation at Ridley Creek State Park.

It is a showcase of how people farm from the late 1700s. It also serves as a research and educational facility on the 18th century life of an ordinary American.

Among the year-round activities are: A Plantation Faire, Colonial Spring Dinner, Civil War Reenactment, Harvest Feast, Revolutionary War Encampment and Interpretation, and Ghost Tours.

Phone: +1.610.566.1725
Website: http://www.colonialplantation.org

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 3, 2003
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