Welcome to Lower Merion Area
Quaint and conveniently accessible area packed with history
If you’re searching for an enchanting and fascinating community to be a part of, look no further than Lower Merion. With a quaint, calm lifestyle cherished by all, this historic town is home to streets lined with beautiful gardens, marvelous houses, and a charming collection of small-town things to do. There’s a list of notable buildings and structures to explore, and everything else is only a train ride away with the affluent Pennsylvania Main Line, which runs through the heart of the area. From nature parks and activity centers to breweries and bistros, Lower Merion is a lovely place to get out and about as well as lay down roots.
What to Love
- Calm and quaint lifestyle
- Convenient location
- Historic things to see and do
- Charming community
People & Lifestyle
Lower Merion is known for its outstanding reputation as one of the finest school systems in the country, which draws a large number of families and a range of ages. The undeniably desirable place has an easy-going pace where residents cherish a relaxed way of life but also like to get outdoors and get active, whether it’s at a community center or neighborhood park. Anchored by the Pennsylvania Main Line, you can jet off to anywhere your heart desires from this conveniently located and accessible area.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
There’s plenty of places to discover in and around Lower Merion. Have a nice lunch at White Dog Cafe
, which greets guests with colorful window boxes and scene-setting tables and leaves them satisfied with tasty meals only made with the finest seasonal and local ingredients. For cold craft beers and yummy brews, stop by Tired Hands Brewing Company
or try their caffeinated sister beverages, Awake Minds Coffee
serves authentic Greek food in a homey atmosphere, while Enoteca Tredici
whips up Mediterranean small plates and pairs them with delicious wines. For all your shopping and dining desires, visit Suburban Square
, which is an upscale, pedestrian-friendly outdoor shopping mall and community favorite.
Things to Do
Lower Merion has several ways to get out and about and take part in the community. Ardmore Music Hall
is a hip spot that invites trendy local and national music acts to play under its ceiling. Another amazing place to hear music is at the majestic Mann Center
is an astonishing natural garden to stroll through on a beautiful day, as are Haverford Arboretum
and Shofuso Japanese Gardens
. You can’t not take a visit to Please Touch Museum
and lay your hands on everything!
Lower Merion School District and has several highly-rated schools and educational facilities of note, and Harriton Senior High School is another excellent nearby school.