10 ways to get kids OUTSIDE in philly this fall

It’s officially fall!  This season offers some of the best weather for heading outdoors with kids.  So pry those remotes, phones, and screens from their tiny clenched hands, don some comfy kicks, and head OUTSIDE.

Getting this list down to ten highlights was a challenge, but these clickable links should help you harness the gorgeousness of autumn with your kids, Philly style.

1. Take a hike through the Wissahickon.

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2. Run, bike, or rollerblade along Kelly Drive.

3. Splash around in the Swann Memorial Fountain.


4. Ride the Ducks and get a whirlwind tour of the city.


5. Shop and dine at Brooklyn Flea Philly

6. Shuffle along the Mural Mile Walking Tour


7. Play a round at Franklin Square.  

8. Squeal with delight at Smith Playground.


9. Feed the Koi at the Shofuso Japanese House & Garden 

10. Witness the turning of the leaves at Morris Arboretum.  


What’s on your family’s must-see list for fall in Philly?

One thought on “10 ways to get kids OUTSIDE in philly this fall

  • Amy Edelman

    Great recommendations! Just went to Smith playground yesterday and cannot believe I have not been there before. Must be the best playground EVER. And did not know about the Brooklyn flea market….


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