Local Area Activities Near Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA Holiday
Where Is Clarksboro, New Jersey?
Just across the river from the City of Brotherly Love and south of Camden and Cherry Hill, our Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA Holiday campground is located in Clarksboro, NJ. We are the closest campground to Philadelphia - only12 miles! Philly South KOA is also located close to many other local area favorite hotspots including Camping World in Bridgeport (10 miles), Atlantic City (60 miles), New York City (90 miles) and Washington DC (120 miles).
Fun Things To Do In and Near Philadelphia
Whether you're a city lover or want to get more in tune with nature, Philadelphia and the surrounding local areas have something for everyone! Visit one of the many museums, see the sites at Independence National Historical Park where the United States Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were adopted or check out America's first zoo. Interested in hiking and biking? Check out Schuykill River Trail, the city's most popular walking, running and biking trail, or view the beautiful Philadelphia skyline from Belmont Plateau in West Fairmount Park.
Being less than 30 minutes from downtown Philadelphia makes our campground a prime location for anyone looking to get out of Philadelphia or for those looking to explore the city, but not stay there! You and your family are sure to have a fun adventure in store with whatever activity you choose to do!
No trip to Philadelphia is complete without seeing the Liberty Bell. Exhibits line the left side of the hallway in the Liberty Bell Center. Topics range from the founding of the State House bell (now known as the Liberty Bell) to its useby abolitionists, and advocates for women's suffrage. The exhibit area includesa video presentation (approximately 10 minutes long) about the Liberty Bell.
No tickets are required. Entrance is on a first-come, first-served basis.
526 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Atlantic City Beach, Boardwalk & Casinos
Take a short drive from the campground to experience Atlantic City, NJ. There is something for everyone in Atlantic City from the beaches, boardwalk, casinos and restaurants. Take a day trip and Do AC!
Two Bridges Wine, Beer & Spirits Trail
Taking its name from the Delaware Memorial and Commodore Barry Bridges, which traverse the nearby Delaware River, the Two Bridges Wine, Beer, & Spirits Trail takes visitors on a tour of wineries, vineyards, breweries, and distilleries. Dining, shopping, and other local attractions punctuate the 60-mile-long trail. Enjoy the scenery of South Jersey's coastal and watershed areas, its wild forests, and the lands carved by the Delaware River as you cross from vineyard to vineyard, sampling the local color and culture of the area. The Trail is easily accessed from the New Jersey Turnpike, Route 295, Route 40, and Route 55. Visit the Trail Map for more details.
Book your stay for your wine trail experience.
The region's leading family destination and one of the area's foremost conservation organizations, Philadelphia Zoo is home to nearly 1,300 animals, many rare and endangered. Leveraging its platform as America's first zoo, Philadelphia Zoo is working double-time to educate more than 1.2 million annual visitors about animal and environmental conservation via a first-in-the-world animal travel and exploration trail system, called Zoo360, that offers animals more room to roam, and KidZooU -- a new KidZooU children's zoo and education center that serves as a model for children's zoos nationwide. Plan your visit today!
3400 W Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey Museum & Memorial regularly ranks as one of the best museums in NJ, one of the best things to do in Philadelphia, and serves as an entertaining attraction in New Jersey for families. Not only do you see exhibits of artifacts from the largest battleship's past, but you are put into the exhibit as you go through the tour route. Sit in the chair from which Admiral Halsey commanded the biggest battleship and the 5th Fleet. Stretch out on the bunks where the sailors slept. Climb into the 16” gun turret and learn how the projectiles were loaded. The New Jersey is one of the most interactive U.S. battleship museums.
62 Battleship Place
Camden, NJ 08013
Local Area Recreation Near Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA Holiday
Hiking and Biking
Looking to indulge in some fresh air and lush scenery between city excursions? The Clarksboro and Philly area is minutes away from some of the best trails for hiking, biking, and exploring nature for travelers of all ages and abilities. Check out some of our top recommendations!