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Daniel Boone Homestead

Closes in 3 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Charter Day Visit

We visited the Daniel Boone homestead on Charter Day -- a day celebrating the creation of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nprus
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Miss the Cellar And miss the Tour

While driving back to NY from Morgansville, PA we came across Daniel Boone’s Homestead. We missed... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
RalphI349
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Chesterfield, New Jersey
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400 Daniel Boone Rd, Birdsboro, PA 19508-8735
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Daniel Boone homestead on Charter Day -- a day celebrating the creation of Pennsylvania by the granting of a charter by England's King Charles II to William Penn in 1681. What this means most is that participating state museums and historical sites...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nprus
Reviewed 7 February 2019

Although not able to tour the homestead since business hours were ending, I did participate in "ADOPT A SHEEP" which is a fund/program to care for the sheep not provided by the PA Historical Museum & Commission. I was to receive info re: the particular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edgeof4ever
Reviewed 31 December 2018

I joined several family members to explore the Daniel Boone Homestead, a state-park and historical site not too far from home. I knew a little bit about Boone, but was curious. I was delighted by the park, it was well-kept, has picnic and camping options...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the history, tours and grounds. The cabin was very historic and we enjoyed the great riom snd fireplace.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Was looking forward to stopping by the Daniel Boone historical site but really was disappointed at what we found. We went on the house tour, but found the house furnished with a variety of articles over a hundred year period including a few from Daniel...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rewqtyy
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Not sure if we visited on an off day, but we were a bit disappointed with the Homestead and tour. I was expecting a little more history about Daniel Boone because of the name of the attraction, but it really was an old house tour....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank tastefullycoco
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

While driving back to NY from Morgansville, PA we came across Daniel Boone’s Homestead. We missed the first 7 minutes of the tour and apparently missed the historic part of the tour. I was unable to stand and listen to the young lady telling us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RalphI349
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Located in Burks County, in the hamlet of Birdsboro, the Daniel Boone Homestead is a treasure that’s off the beaten path. It’s about 90 minutes outside Philadelphia or about 45 minutes from Valley Forge National Park. It’s also about 20 minutes from Reading, PA. When...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank LarryM37215
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We took my daughter and her prom date to take pictures using our cameras and phones (not professional). A woman (an employee) comes running at us and tells us that we are not allowed to take pictures. That if we take another picture, she will...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Billie C
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We visited on a rainy day and had the property to ourselves. Took a guided tour of the house. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Grounds were kept very nicely and would be a great place to stroll and have a picnic lunch. Would...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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claytonlowe
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Response from Holly W | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how much travelling you want to do. There's Johanna Furnace in Morgantown, PA. Conrad Weiser homestead about 30 minutes away. There are covered bridges in the historic Oley Valley. The Berks County Visitor... More
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