Welcome to MilfordPA.US
the official website of
Milford, Pike County, PA, USA
Birthplace of the American Forest Conservation Movement
What they say about Milford:
Milford was included on the list of "cool towns" by Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel magazine.
Atlantic Magazine called Milford "the prettiest county seat in America."
"The beauty of the Delaware River Valley, only 90 minutes' drive from Manhattan, will astonish first-time visitors. The lovely valley's quaintest town is Milford." - Condé Nast Traveler UK.
"Milford, PA., remains a rarity: a spot filled with natural beauty just 70 miles from New York City that hasn't been overrun by vacationers and weekend homeowners." - The Wall Street Journal.
"New York's rich and powerful throughout the late 19th century has been reincarnated as a civilized 21st-century hideaway." - Travel + Leisure, June 2007.
"Milford is now being re-discovered by artistic types looking for a nearby weekend retreat." - Westchester Magazine, June 2007.
"...real show stopper: the historically rich and cute-as-a-button river town of Milford."
-The Observer Online, May 2012.
No. 3 in top ten list of US small towns. -Urban Titan, May 2012.
Milford PA, seen from The Knob, a 45 minute hike up the hillside on well marked paths.
On the upper left, US I-84.
On the right, the Delaware River.
Up the center: Routes 6 and 209.
Lower center: Milford's historic district.
Please join us for a fun filled historical adventure this April when we board a bus for a two night stay at The Marriott Waterfront in Annapolis, Maryland and visit Washington DC to see our famed Lincoln Flag during its special exhibition at The Ford's Theater.
The Ford's Theatre Society announced that a hallmark museum exhibition, Silent Witnesses: Artifacts of the Lincoln Assassination, will return a priceless collection of items that were in the Theatre or carried by Abraham Lincoln the night of his assassination to the Center for Education and Leadership. The exhibition will coincide with the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's assassination and death. The Lincoln Flag will be featured.
The bus will depart from the Columns Museum on April 19, 2015 and return April 21st.
The cost is $550 per person (based on double occupancy)
-2 nights at the Annapolis Marriott Waterfront Luxury Hotel
-Round trip transportation
-Dinner at Gordon Biersch
-Admission to Ford's Theater Museum, Peterson House Museum, Ford's Theater Society Museum for private tour.
-Tickets to Ford's to see "Freedom's Song: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War"
-Tour of the Annapolis Naval Academy Museum
-Deluxe boxed lunch
For more information, a complete itinerary, or to reserve, please contact PCHS.