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    The Borough of West Chester, Pennsylvania is the county seat of Chester County, Pennsylvania. West Chester is located in Pennsylvania’s southeast corner, approximately 35 miles west of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and is home to the West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

    West Chester is a quiet suburban town that has retained much of its architecture by successfully combining modern construction amongst its 19th century buildings.
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      • Concord Mall (Delaware)
        16.20 Km from West Chester
      • WDNR
        24.01 Km from West Chester
        WDNR, known as 89.5 Widener University, is a college radio station in Chester, PA. WDNR can also be listened to on the internet via an online stream. The station broadcasts a wide variety of music. WDNR currently is run by General Manager Mark Benedetto and his executive staff. 2008 marked the stations 40th Anniversary. WDNR continues to be an important component of Widener University. WDNR continues to grow as an organization on campus and successfully has a large amount of support from the stu...
      • Fox Point State Park
        24.80 Km from West Chester
        Fox Point State Park is a Delaware state park on 171 acres (69 ha) along the Delaware River in New Castle County, Delaware in the United States. The park, which opened in 1995, has been built atop a former hazardous waste site that has been rehabilitated under an adaptive reuse program that was spearheaded by S. Marston Fox and the Fox Point Civic Association. Fox Point State Park is open for year-round use from 8:00 am until sunset. The park offers recreational opportunities on biking and pedes...
      • Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co.
        24.98 Km from West Chester
        Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Company (1917–1989) was a major shipbuilding company in Chester, Pennsylvania, about 15 miles south of Philadelphia on the Delaware River. Its primary product was tankers, but the company built many types of ships over its 70-year history. During World War II, it participated in the U.S. Government's Emergency Shipbuilding Program. The company was developed by Sun Oil Company, and launched its first ship in 1917, just as the United States was entering World War I. ...
      • Harrah's Philadelphia
        25.21 Km from West Chester
        Harrah's Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack is a racino on the Chester, Pennsylvania waterfront. The track's first harness racing season opened on September 10, 2006. Wagering is available on live horse races from April 23 to November 23 on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, and some Fridays; or via simulcast from other racetracks all year round. The .625 miles (1.006 km) racetrack has a limestone-based surface. The midpoint of 1-mile (1.6 km) races comes on a bridge that hangs over the Delaware Rive...
      • Bryn Mawr Film Institute
        25.39 Km from West Chester
        Bryn Mawr Film Institute is a non-profit, community-owned movie theater located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, a town on Philadelphia's Main Line. Re-opened in March 2005, with Ben Kingsley present, it currently has over 6,300 supporting members. BMFI shows a wide range of films, including foreign, independent and art house films. Film education is an integral part of the theater's mission; BMFI works with area schools and also offers film studies courses for adults.
      • Kalmar Nyckel
        25.57 Km from West Chester
        The Kalmar Nyckel (Key of Kalmar) was a Dutch-built armed merchant ship famed for carrying Swedish settlers to North America in 1638 to establish the colony of New Sweden. A replica of the ship was launched at Wilmington, Delaware, in 1997.
      • Arlington Cemetery (Pennsylvania)
        26.73 Km from West Chester
        Arlington Cemetery is a cemetery in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania.
      • Ardmore Presbyterian Church
        27.40 Km from West Chester
        Ardmore Presbyterian Church is a congregation of the Presbyterian Church. Its building is located at the corner of Montgomery Avenue and Mill Creek Road in Ardmore, Pennsylvania.
      • Norristown Farm Park
        29.00 Km from West Chester
        Norristown Farm Park is a 690-acre (279 ha) Pennsylvania state park in East Norriton and West Norriton Townships and the Borough of Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is operated in partnership with the Montgomery County Department of Parks. The park is a working farm on the site of Norristown State Hospital. Many colonial era farm buildings and homes are on the grounds. Hiking, bicycling, ball fields, fishing, picnicking, and cross-country skiing are available...

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      • Ship Inn
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        Ship Inn 693 E Lincoln Hwy, Exton, PA 19341, USA
      • 477 Lancaster Ave
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        477 Lancaster Ave, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
      • Wilmington
        Wilmington is a city of about 70,000 in the state of Delaware, but only about 40km south of the city of Philadelphia, a former US capitol from colonial times, and one of the US's largest metro areas. Easily connected to Philadelphia by highway and train, it also has easy access to New York City by highway and train as well as Washington D.C.

        Being originally settled by Dutch and Swedes, an original replica of one of the original ships from the 1600's The Kalmar Nyckel (Key of Kalmar)can be visited here. The first Swedish settlement in North America, Fort Christina was located here. It is commemorated at it's original location at Fort Christina State Park a small riverside area in Wilmington.

        Wilmington was the birthplace of the E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, inventor of Kevlar, neoprene, Mylar, Teflon, Lycra and many other now common materials. Bob Marley the famous Reggae singer was once a resident of Wilmington and is commemorated every summer in July with a festival in the city. Though small and not so "international" in scope compared to the large urban centers with in it's reach, Wilmington has a number of museums that garner national attention such as the Hagley Museum and Library, Nemours Mansion and Gardens, Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, and Holy Trinity (Old Swedes') Church, a national historical landmark.
        Wilmington, DE, USA
      • 200 Four Falls Corporate Center #100
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        200 Four Falls Corporate Center #100, Conshohocken, PA 19428, USA
      • 730 S Hanover St
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        730 S Hanover St, Pottstown, PA 19465, USA
      • Newark
        Newark, Delaware. Small college town USA. Located in New Castle county, about 45 minutes south of Philadelphia proper, Newark's main draw is the University of Delaware, a medium size school of about 20,000 with a fine national reputation and a fairly large endowment of about 1.4 billion US dollars. The town itself is about 31,000 strong but takes on a quiet atmosphere during the university's down times.

        Being a typical college town of local bars, and small eateries, Newark does have a bit of history being founded by Scots-Irish and Welsh as early as 1694. The American Declaration of Independence was signed by 3 locally educated residents George Read, Thomas McKean, and James Smith, graduates of Newark Academy which would later merge to become the previously mentioned University. The British and American forces fought a few miles outside of town at Cooch's Bridge, flying the Stars and Stripes flag for possibly the first time in battle.

        The center of town is called "Main Street", a common and not so original name. There are miles of park lands close to Newark which are great for many outdoor activities from biking to hiking. Occasionally one may run into an Olympic level figure skating athlete as the University of Delaware Figure Skating Club's current director has trained 36 world champions. US vice president Joe Biden studied here and was once a member of the local Fightin' Blue Hens football (American style) squad which receives great support here. Saturdays in the fall transform this sleepy town into an Autumn festival of colors, bands and beer, as students and local residents enjoy 5 or 6 home football games.
        Newark, DE, USA
      • 4201 Henry Ave
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        4201 Henry Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144, USA
      • 1822 Callowhill St
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        1822 Callowhill St, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
      • 1312 Spruce St
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        1312 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
      • N 6th St & Market St
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        N 6th St & Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

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      Graphic showing average weather in West Chester in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan -0.4 104.3 31.3 41.1
      Feb -0.1 95.8 31.8 37.7
      Mar 4.8 107.4 40.6 42.3
      Apr 10.5 96.9 50.9 38.1
      May 16.4 106.8 61.5 42
      Jun 21.1 102.9 70 40.5
      Jul 23.8 125.9 74.8 49.6
      Aug 22.6 133.9 72.7 52.7
      Sep 19.1 96.1 66.4 37.8
      Oct 13 85.8 55.4 33.8
      Nov 6.5 87.2 43.7 34.3
      Dec 0.9 102.4 33.6 40.3

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