The Chester County Historical Society is a fun place to visit to learn about the history of the Brandywine Valley from 1600 to today. There are programs and activities, a world-class museum, a research library, and history lab where kids can have a hands-on experience with history.
PARKING TIP >> Your best option for parking in downtown West Chester are the centrally located municipal parking garages. The new Chestnut Street Garage is located directly across the street from CCHS. Park as long as you want and have no fear of getting an overtime parking ticket. Go to the Parking Tab for details. Download the updated downtown parking map (PDF).