Daniel Boone Homestead

400 Daniel Boone Rd.
Birdsboro, PA 19508- Map It
(610) 582-4900

AAA Editor Notes

Daniel Boone Homestead, 1 mi. n. off US 422 on Daniel Boone Rd., was the 1734 birthplace of the famous frontiersman. The 579-acre site incorporates the restored 10-room stone house built 1730-1800 by the Boones and other subsequent families. The house is furnished with mid-18th-century Pennsylvania furniture. Included on the site are a restored blacksmith shop, sawmill and barn, the 1737 Bertolet log house, hiking trails and a visitor center. A 15-minute orientation video also is available at the visitor center. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Self-guiding historic grounds $3; free (ages 0-2). Historic grounds and guided house tour $7; $6 (ages 65+ and inactive military); $4 (ages 5-15); free (active military with ID).
Hours: Grounds Tues.-Fri. 9-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5. Visitor center and historic area Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, mid-June to Aug.; Fri.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, Sept. to mid-Dec.; Wed.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, Mar. to mid-June; Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, rest of year. Phone to confirm tour times. Closed major holidays.