Glassboro is the perfect place to stay in Mount Laurel as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. The Scotland Run Golf Club and the Pine Valley Golf Club are two of the popular destinations in the area. Two other recommended attractions that are located close by Glassboro are the Clementon Amusement Park and the Sahara Sam's Indoor Water Fun Park.
Visitors to Glassboro, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful displays at Mutter Museum in Philadelphia, the Academy of Natural Sciences and Rodin Museum. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists live on stage at the Susquehanna Bank Center, the Academy of Music in Philadelphia and the Walnut Street Theatre. The area is a great place for lovers of art. Visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia, the Institute of Contemporary Art and the Museum of American Art.
Plan a day of laughter with the kids at the Camden's Children Garden. Stop by Adventure Aquarium, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax. Have a break in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Washington Square Park in Philadelphia, the Laurel Acres Park and the Wiggins Park and Marina. The ecological preserves such as the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum in Philadelphia, allow visitors to see the animals and plants which inhabit the local area.
A number of Mount Laurel’s attractions are within driving distance of Glassboro, such as Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Franklin Square and Fort Mifflin. Relive Mount Laurel’s colorful past by visiting the Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia and the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like the St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Philadelphia and the Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church.
To play golf in a new setting, hit the fairways such as the Pennsauken Country Club in Pennsauken and the Merchantville Country Club in Cherry Hill.
If you love to shop, head to the boutiques, stores and stalls at the Cherry Hill Mall in Cherry Hill, Moorestown Mall in Moorestown and the Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia.
Hang out with Glassboro’s sporting fans at the iconic Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, the home ground of the legendary Philadelphia 76ers basketball team in winter. Sporting enthusiasts also have the opportunity to tour the locker rooms and peek into the inner workings of Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia by taking a behind the scenes tour.
To make the most of Glassboro, think about staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Club Quarters in Philadelphia, the DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City and the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Philadelphia Airport are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.