Parks

Enjoy Our Parks
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The Division of Parks, Trails and Historic Sites has seven parks spread throughout Montgomery County. From as small as 15 acres to as large as 3,400 acres, there is something for everyone. Boating, fishing, walking, jogging, summer concerts, programs, and live wildlife displays abound in the county parks.

The division offers programming on a variety of nature-related topics to schools, scouts, and the general public at various park locations throughout the year.

ALL COUNTY PARKS, TRAILS & HISTORIC SITES ARE NOW SMOKE FREE.  NO SMOKING (INCLUDING VAPORIZERS) OF ANY KIND IS ALLOWED.

Activities & Opportunities 

Volunteer Opportunities
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    Montgomery County Extends “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration to January 12, 2022

    A “Code Blue” is declared when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to people without shelter. Read on...
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    Historic Pennypacker Mills Announces Annual Victorian Christmas Open House

    Visitors are invited to Pennypacker Mills to on December 11 to experience the beauty of an early 20th century Christmas. Read on...
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    Pennypacker Mills to Host Woodstove Cooking Workshop

    The event will be held on Jan. 22 in the Pennypacker Mills' classroom building. Attendance is limited. Call (610) 287-9349 to reserve your time slot to attend. Masks are required to attend this workshop. Read on...
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    Norristown Farm Park Announces January Events

    All programs have limited capacity, and registration is required. Read on...
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    Norristown Farm Park Announces December Events

    Montgomery County's Norristown Farm Park has announced upcoming educational and family-friendly events scheduled for December. Read on...
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    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Green Resource Center at Farm Park

    Norristown Farm Park currently has a designated area under construction that will eventually house the PHS Green Resource Center at Farm Park, which includes a number of amenities and services to benefit our local community. Read on...
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    Peter Wentz Farmstead Selected as National Underground Railroad Historic Site

    Montgomery County Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites announced today that Peter Wentz Farmstead has been officially recognized by the National Parks Service (NPS) as a National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program historic site. Read on...
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    Green Lane Park Announces Environmental Educational Programs for June

    Green Lane Park announced today two upcoming outdoor events in June. The public is encouraged to register to attend these upcoming family-friendly events. Read on...
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    The Craft Marketplace Celebrates its 10th Anniversary at Pennypacker Mills

    Craft Marketplace, where over 90 carefully selected artisans will sell unique handcrafted items, returns to historic Pennypacker Mills on Saturday, September 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read on...
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    Green Lane Park Announces Fall Events

    Green Lane Park announced upcoming outdoor events slated for fall. The public is encouraged to register to attend these upcoming family-friendly events. Read on...
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    Norristown Farm Park Announces November Events

    Montgomery County's Norristown Farm Park has announced upcoming educational and family-friendly events slated for November. Read on...
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    Green Lane Park Announces November and December Events

    Green Lane Park announced today its upcoming events in November and December. The public is encouraged to register to attend these upcoming family-friendly events. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Extends “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration to January 18, 2022

    A “Code Blue” is declared when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to people without shelter. Read on...
  14. Winter at Pottsgrove Manor

    Pottsgrove Manor Announces Upcoming Winter Events

    The public is invited to join Pottsgrove Manor for their special events throughout the late winter season. Read on...
  15. Norristown Farm Park in the snow

    Norristown Farm Park Announces February Events

    Montgomery County's Norristown Farm Park has announced upcoming educational and family-friendly events scheduled for February. Read on...
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