Edit Module

Chester Springs

Rich in iron and the properties of healing, the mineral waters once ran yellow in this “spa village,” attracting those who sought to mend mind and/or body. General Washington believed in their curative powershe saw to it that North America’s first military hospital landed here to restore wounded Colonial troops to fighting health or a reasonable facsimile. He needed the men.

Read more..

Edit Module

Chester Springs Photography

Do you want to share a photo with us? Submit your photo here.

VIEW CHESTER SPRINGS PHOTO GALLERY

Edit Module
From the Magazine

Chester Springs Articles

This 23-acre Hilltop Estate in Chester Springs Is Ideal for a Winery

This 23-acre Hilltop Estate in Chester Springs Is Ideal for a Winery

This custom built palace features a lower level with a basketball half-court and a space for a wine cellar.

When Attitude, Bad Habits and College Students Come Home for the Holidays

When Attitude, Bad Habits and College Students Come Home for the Holidays

A college student’s first winter break: what to expect when you’re expecting the worst.

What Does It Mean to Be a Man? Apparently, Many Things

What Does It Mean to Be a Man? Apparently, Many Things

Regardless of your taste for white wine or ability to rebuild a transmission, you fall somewhere on the Man-O-Meter. The good thing is, it really doesn't matter where you fall anymore.

Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Main Line Today Events

  • Academy Science Camp

    2018.07.09

    Academy Science Camp invites kids ages 5-12 to experience natural science in a fun and engaging way. Each week of camp explores an exciting new...

  • Arden Summer Camp

    2018.06.25

    Arden Summer Camp 2018 Arden SUMMER CAMP for kids in grades 1-5 Arden Summer Camp is where kids come to be creative and collaborative, and...

  • Bucks County Quilt Show

    2018.07.01

    Featuring more than 100 quilts, showcasing the extraordinary workmanship, artistry, and talent of Bucks County’s quilters.

  • Hamilton: Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation

    2018.03.23

    The National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his legendary rivals....

  • Dining by Design: Nature Displayed on the Dinner Table

    2018.04.01

    From the 1600s to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to...

  • Dino-mite Summer

    2018.07.01

    Explore your world and the life of dinosaurs at the Academy’s action-packed Dino-mite Summer. Meet living dinosaurs (birds!); get messy...

  • Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden

    2018.04.01

    A needle's eye in a pond, a Greek temple in the garden, an Ottoman tent sitting on a hill—these are just a few of the inspirations for...

  • Made in Montgomery County Exhibit

    2018.06.30

    From food to furniture to fine art, Montgomery County has been the site of production of nearly every type of item you can imagine.  Our...

  • Design in Revolution: A 1960s Odyssey

    2018.02.03

    From Pop Art and psychedelia to the civil rights and anti-war movements, the 1960s was a decade of liberation—and of great loss....

  • A Peek at the Past, A Look Toward the Future

    2017.10.10

    Long before the grand Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the Academy of Natural Sciences was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur...

  • allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2018

    2018.08.03

    allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2018 Aug 3 – Oct 20, 2018 Celebrating the Center’s 23rd year sponsoring the Windgate ITE...

  • Chaddsford Winery Food Truck Throw Down

    2018.08.18

    Food trucks are taking over Chaddsford for a weekend-long throw down, and you get to be the judge! Explore a wide-variety of food truck...

  • Night Out Restaurant Week Philadelphia

    2018.08.10

    SugarHouse Casino Celebrates 5th Annual Night Out Restaurant Week For the fifth consecutive year, Night Out Restaurant Week will...

  • DMAX's Everybody Has Stress Survey

    2018.07.18

    BRYN MAWR, PA–On July 15, 2018, in service of its focus to encourage honest everyday conversations about mental health, and in memory of all...

  • Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way: Famous Civil War Generals

    2018.08.19

    Leadership in the American Civil War had a profound effect on individual battles on both sides of the conflict, thus heavily influencing the final...

  • Meg Saligman Studio Presents: FIGMAGO

    2018.07.18

    Enter the working studio of Meg Saligman and discover the mind of a muralist. A work of art becomes a world of art through...

  • Brinton 1704 House Tours

    2018.05.05

    We welcome you and hope you visit us at the Brinton 1704 House. Built in 1704, the House is a restored Quaker home located in Delaware County near...

  • Community Arts Center’s Annual Member’s Exhibition

    2018.07.29

    Community Arts Center’s annual Member’s Exhibition opens with a reception on July 29th from 2 – 4 p.m. in the Duke Gallery, 414...

  • Colonial Story Time @ The Brinton House

    2018.05.06

    Join us at the William Brinton 1704 House on Sundays at 2:00 for Colonial Storytime! Its fund for the whole family as our docents read a...

  • Festival of Flight Air and Car Show

    2018.08.18

    New Garden Flying Field welcomes aviation and automobile enthusiasts for its Festival of Flight Air and Car Show. Featuring War Birds,...


Show More...