Family Friendly Attractions Near West Chester PA

Looking for family-friendly apartments in West Chester, PA close to many fun attractions? Sharples Works Apartments was originally a 19th-century structure that housed the dairy industry’s first tubular cream separator. It was a staple production plant in Chester County, and the industrial space has since been transformed into our apartments in West Chester, PA by maintaining the detail and character that make it an impressive landmark.

Family-Friendly Attractions In and Around West Chester

As families consider where to put down roots, they need to not just explore the quality of the property they select but also the family-friendliness of the local area. Sharples Works hits both of those marks, with luxury apartment amenities designed to appeal to residents of all ages, and the benefit of being close to some of the best family attractions near West Chester, PA.

Activities That Delight

Among the standout activities in the area is the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center. Youngsters (and those young at heart) who are fascinated by all things aviation can easily while away a full day at this interactive museum, which explores the history of the helicopter, the science behind it, and the potential it holds for the future. Another of the attractions near West Chester, PA that is popular with families is the Oasis Family Fun Center in Glen Mills. The indoor play zone is a great opportunity for a rainy day, as it offers a whole host of activities to let little ones get out their energy, including a rock-climbing wall, trampoline area, games, laser maze, and much more. Even parents may find themselves playing along!

For a sunny day activity, Treehouse World is among the best family attractions near West Chester, PA. The outdoor play center is an oasis for nature lovers. It offers treehouses that encourage little ones to tap into their imaginations while also teaching them about their natural surroundings. Kids who are up for a little adventure can try ziplining through the trees or see how high they can go on a bungee trampoline.

The family-friendly attractions near West Chester, PA make living at Sharples Works a perfect fit for residents with little ones, and those who are considering starting a family. With a diverse selection of indoor and outdoor options, on top of the already exciting activities right on the property, there’s fun for the entire family at Sharples Works.

If you’d like to learn more about our rental community, or to schedule a tour of Sharples Works, contact us today!

Toddler playing in indoor ball pit at a family-friendly play attraction

Contact Sharples Works in West Chester, PA

Contact Sharples Works to learn more about our apartment rentals in West Chester! Call our leasing office at 610-431-2864 to schedule a personal virtual apartment tour or FaceTime tour.



    300 E. Evans Street
    West Chester, PA 19380

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