Horsham, Pennsylvania, lies 17 miles north of Philadelphia and is one of several towns that make up the larger Horsham Township. It's mostly a residential area that has been occupied since the late 17th century, and it boasts some historic buildings from the colonial days. If you want a peaceful place to stay in proximity to the City of Brotherly Love, book a room at one of the excellent cheap hotels in Horsham, PA.
Philadelphia International Airport is 27 miles south of Horsham, and the best way to get between the two is by car. You can take a taxi from Zone 5 at the airport or collect your rental car from Zone 2. Public transportation is also available, but it requires several changes of trains and buses. If you don't get a car at the airport but want one later to explore the area, Horsham rental cars can be booked ahead of time. Once you've checked in at your choice of Horsham, PA hotels, visit the attractions in town. Graeme Park is the site of the summer mansion of colonial-era governor Sir William Keith, and it is open for tours on weekends. The Wings of Freedom Museum holds a collection of military aircraft and memorabilia for you to peruse. The town also has a few parks, the largest of which is Lukens Park, a nice place with a playground that kids love. If it's nightlife you're after, it's best to head into Philly— the scene at Rittenhouse Square in Center City West is always buzzing. Stay at one of the discount hotels in Philadelphia if you're planning on a late night.
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