The Oldest Bar In Pennsylvania Has A Fascinating History

Just about everywhere you go in PA, you’ll discover some sort of intriguing history. Take the Broad Axe Tavern, for example. Known as the oldest bar in Pennsylvania and in America, the historic landmark has plenty of tales to tell. Some are stories with famous figures like George Washington. Others involve the supernatural. Which ones will appeal to you?

Editor’s Note: Broad Axe Tavern is permanently closed.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 901 Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
Phone: 215-643-6300
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Address: 901 Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002, USA