King of Prussia is the perfect Philly-suburb city to celebrate local businesses and plan fun activities with your friends. KOP has something for everyone, from food and history to unique activities and outdoor wonders, and this season is the perfect time to start planning your next visit.
New to the area or unsure of what to do? Check out these 10 ideas to start your itinerary!
1. Shop til you drop at King Of Prussia Mall
King of Prussia Mall is a vast shopping mall located in the heart of downtown King of Prussia. It is the largest shopping mall in Pennsylvania and the third-largest shopping mall in the United States, with a little something for everyone. This upscale mall boasts more than 450 retailers and is the perfect place to spend the day checking all of your shopping needs off your list.
2. Sip on your favorite cocktail or mocktail at Founding Farmers
Founding Farmers is a farmer-owned restaurant serving delicious food and drinks made from scratch, with high-quality ingredients from American family farms.
A beloved greater Philadelphia go-to restaurant, Founding Farmers was awarded Best Brunch from Philadelphia’s Main Line by Today magazine and boasts a full-service restaurant and bar with fresh meals, refreshing cocktails (and mocktails!), and more!
3. Practice your shot at Shoot Indoors KOP
Shoot Indoors KOP is a fun and inclusive indoor shooting range that welcomes locals and tourists alike, from shooting novices to seasoned veterans. SI KOP is a safe and clean space to have fun, sharpen your skills, and make memories with friends and family.
With clean facilities, premium air filtration systems, and 5-star online reviews, Shoot Indoors is the premier choice for participants in the KOP area.
4. Get outdoors at Valley Forge National Historical Park
Valley Forge National Historical Park is the site of a Revolutionary War encampment on the outskirts of KOP. Scenic outdoor trails connect the key monuments and historic structures, including the early-20th-century National Memorial Arch and the Muhlenberg Brigade’s recreated log-cabin barracks. Enjoy the sunshine, wildlife, and fresh air while you explore the paths and pastures.
5. Try a new brunch menu at Fogo de Chao
Fogo de Chao is the leading Brazilian steakhouse in KOP, specializing in fire-roasting high-quality meats since 1979. The restaurant utilizes the centuries-old Southern Brazilian cooking technique of churrasco. With brunch available on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM, be sure to add this spot to your list of local tastes to try.
6. Test your skills and dare to escape from Expedition Escape
Expedition Escape is a top escape room in King of Prussia, offering 5 exciting escape rooms to choose from for groups of all sizes. Each escape room has been carefully designed to challenge even the most seasoned team of escape room artists and test your problem-solving skills. Can you get out in the allotted time? We dare you to find out!
7. Spend an evening away at Valley Forge Casino Resort
Valley Forge Casino Resort is a home away from home in KOP with accommodations perfect for a wide variety of stays. There’s nothing better than being able to stay where you play after a thrilling night in the casino!
Since Valley Forge Casino Resort is the region’s only full- amenities gaming resort, you can take in a show, dine at one of their amazing restaurants, or attend local events. With two excellent, newly renovated hotel options, get the whole experience in one of their 442 guest rooms and suites, just steps from the excitement and action of the casino!
8. Take in the scenery at the Schuylkill River Trail
This 30-mile scenic trail runs along the Schuylkill River from Center City, Philadelphia, through Valley Forge National Historical Park in Montgomery County and ends in Parker Ford, PA. It’s a favorite for bicycle clubs, families, runners and walkers, with endless views and flat paths that are easy to travel on. The views of the river closer to the city are hard to beat down along the boathouse row!
9. Enjoy a fun new activity at Bury the Hatchet
Experience the thrill of Axe Throwing in King Of Prussia at Bury the Hatchet! Though the sport of Axe throwing was originally founded in Canada, you can experience it for yourself now at this indoor Axe Throwing venue. If you love a challenge or some friendly competition with your friends, Axe Throwing is a fun and unique activity to try.
10. Support your favorite Philly sports team at Yard House
Yard House is a high-end sports bar in KOP with a huge menu of New American fare and an extensive list of draft beers. This is the perfect place to post up if you love sports, beers, and Philly pretzels. Settle in on a Philly sports night and be joined by other local team aficionados.