Daniel Boone Homestead

Birdsboro, Pennsylvania

Built in 1734, this homestead is the birthplace of frontiersman Daniel Boone. The site interprets the lives of English and German settlers, just like the Boone family, who lived in eastern Berks County. Visitors will have a chance to experience life as it was in the 18th century. There are seven buildings, located on 579 acres of land with miles of hiking trails. There is a visitor's center featuring exhibits, orientation videos and education programs. Guided tours are available along with dozens of special programs, and recreation areas for picnics and family fun.

500 Daniel Boone Road
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania 19508
(610) 582-4900
(610) 582-1744

Hours of Operation

Open Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sunday from Noon to 5:00 p.m. Reduced schedule during January and February. Open all year.

Daniel Boone Homestead
Reading/Berks County Visitors Bureau
Visitor Experiences

Gift Shop
Group Tours
Handicap Accessibility
Hiking/Biking Trail
Open Year Round
Park/Recreation Area
Picnic Area
Visitors Center