Doylestown (Pennsylvania)

Downtown Doylestown

Doylestown is a town in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.


Originally the province of the Lenni Lenape tribe of the Delaware Indians prior to the colonization by European settlers, the land destined to become Doylestown and Bucks County remains widely regarded as some of the most beautiful countryside in Pennsylvania – and America! Today it also classified as one of the best places in the nation to raise your family. Today, Doylestown is a borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 27 miles (43 km) north of Philadelphia. As of the 2000 census, the borough population was 8,227. The borough is the county seat of Bucks County.

Get in

By plane

3879 Old Easton Rd.

By train

By car

By bus

Get around


Mercer Museum

Doylestown has a rich history, boasting cultural attractions from colonial times, to the early 1900s, to the present. Doylestown is a must-see for the history buff, the artist, and the student in all of us.


County Theater

Doylestown is alive with events and attractions for visitors of all ages - young couples, families with kids and groups interested in the arts.


The center of Doylestown offers a "small town" feel with gift and antique shops, privately-owned boutiques and friendly customer service.


Doylestown is home to dozens of eclectic restaurants that range from burger joints to fine dining.



The Doylestown Inn has eleven furnished rooms featuring jetted tubs, mini bars, fireplaces and more. This elegant lodging in the center of Doylestown is in proximity to all of the best shops and restaurants in town.

The Hargrave House is the only full service Bed and Breakfast in Doylestown. There are seven rooms in the Hargrave house and they all have en-suite bathrooms. Four of the room have fireplaces and five rooms have two person jetted tubs. All rooms have flat screen tvs, internet connection, and climate controls. Breakfast is served every morning in the dinning room, which can also be turned into a meeting space. The Hargrave House is within walking distance to the Mercer Museum, Michener Art Museum, and Fonthill Castles. The Hargrave House is also located in the center of town and within walking distance to all of the towns shops and restaurants. This Bed and Breakfast for weddings, anniversity's, honey moons, and weekend getaways.

The Courthouse Inn is a motel that has many amenities to offer such as complimentary continental breakfast, smoking and non smoking rooms, free local newspaper, refrigerators, and flat screen tvs. Attached to the Courthouse Inn is Poco's Mexican-American restaurant and bar. Also attached is the Comedy Cabaret. The Inn is within walking distance to town and all the shops and restaurants.

Go next

Routes through Doylestown

Bridgewater New Hope  N  S  Lower Gwynedd Township King of Prussia
Stroudsburg Easton  N  S  Willow Grove Philadelphia
END  N  S  Chalfont Philadelphia

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