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Adventure Sites
We invite you to enjoy waterways and hiking trails through woodlands, farms and fields; to explore historic towns and villages; and to tour ironmaster mansions and 300 years of industrial sites. From National Parks and outdoor recreation; to specialty farms, mini breweries and vineyards; to quiet villages or urban night life…morning, noon, and night we have it all!
Featured Event
Bridging The Atlantic:
British-American Iron Connections

Watch The Webinar Replay Here


David Blackburn
Director of Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum (former site director, Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site)

Gillian Crumpton
Director of Collections and Learning, Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Colebrookdale, England

Georgina Grant
Senior Curator,
Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Colebrookdale, England

Join us as we explore iron history and its interpretation in Chester County, PA, and Ironbridge Gorge, England

Rivers of Revolution
Iron and Steel Heritage Tours
You are invited to explore the Iron & Steel Heritage and Recreation region located in and around the Schuylkill Highlands Conservation Landscape and Hopewell Big Woods, the finest natural preserve in our region. We encourage you to select from the many locations depending on your schedule, or a self-guided heritage tour blending history and recreation to discover the Iron & Steel Landscape’s many “Faces of Freedom.”