Best of Philly

Best Kids' Activity

2017 BEST Place to Climb a Tree

Treehouse World

Tree Top Builders has spent the last 15 years constructing seriously impressive treehouses around the country. Now they’ve got a local park where your little monkeys can belay from treetops, shimmy up trunks, bounce on giant trampolines and, of course, run from one amazing treehouse to another.

1442 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester, PA | 484-329-7853 | Website

2014 BEST Fishing With the Kids

Fish Finder II

3654 Atlantic Brigantine Boulevard, Brigantine, NJ

Laugh as your kid’s face lights up with excitement and/or panic when she hooks a flounder on this comfy and clean 46-foot catamaran with the nicest staff at the Jersey Shore. The four-hour trip will set a family of four back about $130, a price that includes rods, bait and a digital family photo. And… Read more »

2014 BEST Music for Kids

Sound All Around

1 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s weekly Sound All Around features storytelling, piano accompaniment and a musical demo from an Orchestra member, making it the ultimate pick for musical preschoolers. Read more »

2011 BEST Kids' Activity

Students Run Philly Style

260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

“According to Temple research, this program, which trains at-risk kids to run marathons, also gets them eating healthier foods, raking in higher grades, and setting and meeting goals of the non-running variety. Almost makes you want to lace up, too, right? “ Read more »