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/

FAMILY DAY 2014

Family Day 2013

September 13, 2014

It is a day of entertainment and enriching activities filled with food, music, games and events. You will gain insight into the academic, athletic and social communities at Ursinus College all while visiting with your favorite community member – your son or daughter!

2013 Photos >