Historic Sites near Apartments in Norristown
Lindy Communities has two great locations for history buffs and outdoor enthusiasts! If you would like to take advantage of the historic sites near apartments in Norristown, then 450 Green Apartments and Westgate Arms should be next on your list of apartment communities to tour. Both locations are close to Valley Forge National Historical Park, the Historical Society of Montgomery County, and Highlands Historical Society. You can frequent these wonderful attractions to expand your knowledge of local lore while also enjoying the gorgeous outdoors of Eastern Pennsylvania.
There are various parks and walking trails for you to utilize on a regular basis just minutes from 450 Green Apartments, but you can truly immerse yourself in the beautiful spring and fall fauna at the Valley Forge National Historical Park and enjoy observing the many interesting species of wildlife native to the area. At just about a 15-minute drive from our apartment communities, you can take advantage of the park’s many trails throughout all seasons. Whether hiking, biking, or horseback riding, this section of the Appalachian Trail has many options for your active lifestyle. As the site of the 1777–1778 winter encampment of the Continental Army, Valley Forge National Historical Park also offers many tours, programs, and locations to explore the historical significance of this landmark. You can tour George Washington’s headquarters, Muhlenberg brigade huts, Washington Memorial Chapel, the PC Knox Estate, and many more monuments.
Westgate Arms Apartments and 450 Green are a close drive to two great historical societies, as well. The Historical Society of Montgomery is located right in Norristown, so you can easily immerse yourself in the history of the county over and over again. You can explore many exhibitions that provide you with the history behind your everyday surroundings and gain a fuller understanding of the deep historical roots of the area. The Historical Society of Montgomery County hosts many events on location and at the historic Montgomery Cemetery. It also has a thorough library and archives section for you to explore. The Highlands Historical Society is a historic building and property located near Fort Washington, just a 25-minute drive from your new apartment home. The Highlands Mansion and Gardens is a 44-acre historic site with late 18th-century Georgian architecture and a two-acre formal garden. Such a beautiful site and so close to home!
If you are intrigued by the historic sites near our apartments in Norristown, then call to schedule a tour at 450 Green Apartments or Westgate Arms today!