|Top Reasons to Visit Buck County
| 1. History
As home to authors, inventors, statesmen, musicians and celebrities, our story is one of amazing achievement, inspired architecture and momentous events. Follow the footsteps of the American Revolution, and experience the excitement of places where history is still written daily.
2. Family Fun
Spend the day at Sesame Place. Tube down the Delaware River. Take a ride on an antique carousel, a genuine steam locomotive, hot air balloon or a mule-drawn canal boat. Amble through our historic towns and experience an old-fashioned festival. There’s a new experience around every turn for the whole family.
3. Arts & Culture
Experience the energy, intimacy and spontaneity of live entertainment as only Bucks County can stage it. We offer performances for audiences of all ages, from off-Broadway productions to children’s theater, to a full lineup of outstanding shows at our community theaters. Explore the museums that are home to both art and artifacts, and towns such as New Hope, which was originally known as an artist colony.
4. Outdoor Recreation
From the majestic power of the Delaware River, to dramatic overlooks, to timeless pastoral vistas, we offer some of the most captivating natural areas in the region. Create your own adventure by biking, boating, swimming, horseback riding or taking a ride in an open-air cockpit plane.
Discover a cornucopia of shopping opportunities at our antique troves, specialty stores, art galleries, open-air markets, bargain outlets and shopping malls.
6. Food & Wine
Whether your tastes lean toward New American, Continental or more exotic far, Bucks County indulges your senses with excellent locations, ambience and unforgettable dining experiences. Sample some of regions finest wines at one of Bucks County’s nine wineries for tasting and tours.