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Mixing American history with holiday fun in Valley Forge and Philadelphia


Reenactment of Valley Forge encampment
Every Dec. 19, an annual event commemorates the arrival of the rag-tag Continental Army to Valley Forge PA, and its determination to persevere against hardship to become the first American Army. more
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Kids conquering fears and having fun on a canopy tour in Pennsylvania


Manassas Ogutu overcomes height fear ziplining backwards
We were at Spring Mountain, a modest ski area just outside Philadelphia but a mighty fine adventure place for a canopy tour with four expert guides -- and six high-school scholars more
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Learning Revolutionary War history in Valley Forge PA


Westport ABC scholars with park ranger in Valley Forge PA
On a beautiful fall day, the contrast could not have been more different than what George Washington and his Continental Army found here in Valley Forge during the winter of 1777-78 more
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Cheesesteak and history for all – fun in Philadelphia with teenaged boys


Westport ABC scholars in Signers Hall of National Constitution Center
Cheesesteak and ice cream. The Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution and a galaxy of top-flight colleges... that's what we found on a whirlwind day in Philadelphia with a group of teenaged boys. more
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Museum Camp at The Hershey Story


New this year, The Hershey Story Museum in Pennsylvania is offering a weeklong camp for kid’s ages 9 to 11. more
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In Hershey PA, February is Sweetest Month of All


Chocolate-Covered February returns to Hershey, Pennsylvania for its 10th year with events and activities the whole family will enjoy. more
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Gettysburg offers Presidential packages on Presidents Weekend


Visitors can celebrate past presidential visits to Gettysburg while staying the Historic Gettysburg Hotel, est. 1797. Guests will tour the David Wills House, where Lincoln finished crafting his famous Gettysburg Address. more
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Learning to ski and ride and doing it for FREE in Pennsylvania


Do you have kids that are in 4th or 5th Grade and are looking for a way to keep them busy this winter How about skiing or boarding for FREE in Pennsylvania? more
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