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Road School: Exploring Classical Music with Kids

Music appreciation and literacy truly begins from the cradle. So start now. Follow this list of music festivals, museums, and beyond to explore and enrich your kids and family with the sound of music.
Things to do in Pennsylvania with Kids Strasburg Rail Road

Top 10 Things to do in Pennsylvania [with kids!]

Pennsylvania, the Keystone State, got its nickname for being in the middle of the original 13 colonies, thus holding the colonies together like a keystone. Today, Pennsylvania is the keystone of family vacations and is our “go to” vacation spot.
American Revolution Field Trip to Boston and Philadelphia

Road School: American Revolution Field Trip to Boston and Philadelphia

The ultimate payoff for this trip was answering my nephews' questions about the Revolutionary War and the reasons why things unfolded as they did, discussing whether King George in England was fair in his expectation of colonists, and posing the question of which side they would be on. They now knew enough and had seen...

Top 10 Science and Technology Museums

Does your child love gadgets and technology? Have a budding inventor or scientist on your hands? A visit to a fantastic science and technology museum can inspire great scientific and scholastic achievement in even the non-motivated student. We poured through 1,150 reviews on our site and put together this handy guide to the top science...

Top Ten Amusement Parks for Young Kids

Team Trekaroo sifted through the theme parks and fun lands across the U.S. for younger kids and found the top ten amusement parks worthy of your attention.
family friendly ski resorts in Pennsylvania

Ski for free in PA with the Pennsylvania Snow Pass

Did you know you can ski for free in PA this winter AND have a chance to win free Gilson skis and boards?  The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association is offering its 16th annual Snow Pass program again this year. This program is designed to get 4th and 5th graders on the slopes to try a sport...
Christ's Church Philadelphia Hamilton Road Trip

The Ultimate Hamilton Road Trip: 17 Must-See Stops

The music from the Broadway show, Hamilton, instantly made American history cool. After seeing the show or obsessively listening to the soundtrack, it’s hard to not want to learn more about the people, places and landmarks mentioned in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s score. So pack up the car, load up the kids, and get ready for a...

Best Kid-friendly Hotels in Philadelphia

With so much to see in Philadelphia with the kids, what are the best hotels for visiting families to make their temporary vacation home? The two best locations to find a hotel are near Independence Hall or Museum Row. Here are what Trekaroo families have voted as the best kid-friendly hotels in Philadelphia.

The Best Philadelphia Christmas Events for Families [in 2019]!

The holiday season is a great time to reconnect with your family and take time to enjoy the festivities with your kids. In Philly, there are so many family-friendly activities it is hard to choose! After visiting these destinations you are sure to leave with a touch of holiday spirit.
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