Collegeville trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Collegeville is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia on the Perkiomen Creek. Collegeville was incorporated in 1896. It is the location of Ursinus College, opened in 1869. The population was 5,089 at the 2010 census.HistoryThe village was originally known as Perkiomen Bridge and later as Freeland. In 1869 the German Reformed Church founded Ursinus College just outside Freeland, and the village changed its name to Collegeville. The Perkiomen Bridge and Perkiomen Bridge Hotel are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.GeographyCollegeville is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.6sqmi, of which, 1.6sqmi of it is land and 0.1sqmi of it is water.EconomyCollegeville and the surrounding area are rapidly growing. The borough of Collegeville is home to Ursinus College, as well as many local businesses. Outside of the borough, Pfizer's pharmaceutical division and Dow Chemical share a global research and development campus. There is also a GlaxoSmithKline research and development facility. The Providence Town Center, an open-air lifestyle center, is located outside of Collegeville.Collegeville is in Pennsylvania. Use our United States trip itinerary planning website to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Collegeville.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Collegeville
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Collegeville
Places to visit with Collegeville
Recently planned trips to Collegeville
3 days in Collegeville & Marathon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Collegeville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Collegeville & Columbus BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in New York City & Collegeville BY A USER FROM ISRAEL April, outdoors, romantic, museums, hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, romantic, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 1 day in Collegeville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium