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Top Sites to See in Milford PA

Located in the picturesque Pocono Mountains, Milford, Pennsylvania is a delightful blend of natural beauty, historic charm, and artistic flair. Visitors to this quaint town are often enamored by its rich history, impressive architecture, and lush landscapes. Here are the top 5 sites you must see when visiting Milford:

  • Grey Towers National Historic Site: This enchanting mansion was once the home of Gifford Pinchot, the first Chief of the US Forest Service and two-time Governor of Pennsylvania. With its captivating architecture, beautifully landscaped gardens, and a history rooted in conservation, Grey Towers is a testament to America’s environmental heritage.
  • The Columns Museum: Home to the Pike County Historical Society, The Columns Museum offers a peek into Milford’s storied past. Among its many exhibits, the museum houses the Lincoln Flag, which is believed to have cushioned President Abraham Lincoln’s head after he was shot.
  • Raymondskill Falls: Just a short drive from Milford’s town center, Raymondskill Falls is the tallest waterfall in Pennsylvania. The serene walk to the falls and the mesmerizing cascade offer a rejuvenating experience for nature lovers. There are viewing platforms at various levels, ensuring visitors get a spectacular view of the falls’ beauty.
  • Milford Beach: Located along the Delaware River, Milford Beach is a popular spot for picnicking, swimming, and enjoying the natural beauty of the region. With well-maintained facilities and a launch site for canoes and kayaks, it’s an ideal spot for families and outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Historic Milford District: Strolling through Milford’s historic district is like stepping back in time. With well-preserved buildings dating back to the 19th century, unique boutiques, art galleries, and gourmet eateries, the district offers a delightful mix of history and modern amenities.
  • Forest Hall: A testament to the town’s rich architectural heritage, this stunning 19th-century edifice is an embodiment of elegance and history. Originally constructed as a lecture hall for the University of Yale’s Forestry Department, its majestic facade and intricate details transport visitors back to an era of opulence and grandeur. Today, Forest Hall serves as a bustling hub for events, boutique shopping, and world-renowned art collections at “Forest Hall Studios”.

In addition to these must-see sites, Milford boasts numerous festivals, art events, and outdoor activities throughout the year, ensuring that every visit offers something new and exciting. Whether you’re a history buff, a nature enthusiast, or someone looking for a quiet retreat, Milford, Pennsylvania, promises a memorable experience.

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