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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Malvern, PA
Event Name: Historic Malvern & the Paoli Battlefield
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113363 2019Y2460
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1A
Description: Explore historic Malvern -- originally settled by Welsh immigrants on land purchased from William Penn in the 17th Century. Long known as West Chester Intersection, the village was named Malvern in 1873 when the railroad was straightened to stop there - placing it on Philadelphia's famous Main Line. Malvern boasts varied architecture and a vibrant business district with many shops and restaurants. Walkers will also visit the Paoli Battlefield Site and Parade Grounds, where the Paoli Massacre took place on September 20, 1777.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times:
Location: Kimberton Whole Foods - Malvern
Start Point / Driving Directions: 429 East King Street Malvern PA 19355 (610-324-2800) To Kimberton Whole Foods - PA Turnpike and/or Route 202 to Route 29 South. Left on Route 30 East (right lane). Right on Old Lincoln Highway. Right on Old Lancaster Road. Left on North Warren Avenue. Left on East King Street.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments:
Host Club: Chester County Red Rovers
Contact: Jeanne Marie Clancy (484) 432-8541
Website: www.redroverswalk.org
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