Spring Break Ideas to Do With Kids

Looking for some fun day trips to take with the kids over spring break? Fun Things has you covered with family-friendly activities to do within a 2-hour drive of Delaware County. Here are some ideas:

Marsh Creek State Park - This state park offers hiking, boating, fishing, and picnic areas, as well as beautiful views of the Marsh Creek Reservoir.

The American Helicopter Museum - This museum in offers interactive exhibits on the history of helicopters and aviation, including a chance to sit in a real helicopter cockpit.

Struble Trail - This biking and hiking trail offers beautiful views of Brandywine Creek and the surrounding countryside.

Franklin Square - This park in Philadelphia has a mini-golf course, a carousel, and a playground for kids.

The Delaware Children's Museum - This museum in Wilmington, DE, has hands-on exhibits and interactive activities for kids to explore and learn.

Philadelphia Museum of Art - This museum in Philadelphia features a wide variety of exhibits and collections, as well as art-making activities for kids.

The Academy of Natural Sciences - This museum in Philadelphia features a variety of exhibits on natural history, including dinosaur skeletons and live animals.

Sesame Place - Sesame Place is a theme park based on the popular TV show Sesame Street. Located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, Sesame Place has rides, water attractions, and shows that are perfect for kids of all ages.

Hersheypark - Hersheypark is an amusement park in Hershey, Pennsylvania, that has over 70 rides and attractions, including roller coasters, water rides, and a zoo.

Longwood Gardens - Longwood Gardens is a beautiful botanical garden in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, that features over 1,000 acres of gardens, fountains, and conservatories.

Philadelphia Zoo - The Philadelphia Zoo is home to over 1,300 animals, including lions, tigers, bears, and gorillas. The zoo offers a variety of exhibits, interactive experiences, and shows.

Crayola Experience - The Crayola Experience is a family-friendly attraction in Easton, Pennsylvania that lets visitors of all ages explore the world of Crayola through interactive exhibits and hands-on activities.

Adventure Aquarium - The Adventure Aquarium is located in Camden, New Jersey, just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia. The aquarium features over 15,000 aquatic animals and offers many interactive exhibits and experiences.

Dutch Wonderland - Dutch Wonderland is a family-friendly amusement park in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, that features over 35 rides, attractions, and shows.

Gettysburg National Military Park - Gettysburg National Military Park is located in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and is the site of the Civil War's most famous battle. Visitors can take guided tours, explore the museum, and walk the battlefield.

Franklin Institute - The Franklin Institute is a science museum located in Philadelphia that offers hands-on exhibits, live demonstrations, and interactive experiences for visitors of all ages.

Baltimore Inner Harbor - The Baltimore Inner Harbor is a historic seaport in Baltimore, Maryland, that offers a variety of family-friendly activities, including boat tours, shopping, dining, and attractions like the National Aquarium and the Maryland Science Center.

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum - This museum in St. Michaels, MD is dedicated to the history and culture of the Chesapeake Bay. Visitors can explore the museum's exhibits, take a boat ride, or even go sailing on a skipjack.

Liberty Science Center - This science museum in Jersey City, NJ has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, and an IMAX theater.

Valley Forge National Historical Park - This park offers opportunities to explore history, hike, bike, and picnic in beautiful surroundings.

The Strasburg Railroad - This railroad in Strasburg, PA offers scenic train rides through the beautiful Amish countryside.