The Spring Mill Community

With a community built on the grounds of the treasured former Spring Mill School, it’s no wonder our residents are always learning, growing and engaging in life. At Spring Mill, you’ll laugh more easily, take long walks in the beautiful gardens, work out in the gym or enjoy Happy Hour around the piano. Discover a community for people 62 and better that will support and inspire you like family.

Invigorating Pursuits for Carefree Days

Living at Spring Mill, you’re free to enjoy the interests and passions you love.

  • Improve your computer skills
  • Recharge with yoga
  • Enjoy dancing
  • Hear lively speakers
  • Sharpen your brain with Sudoku
  • Participate in book clubs
  • Stay strong with fitness programs
  • Be inspired by art classes
  • Refine your cooking skills

There are new events every month. View upcoming events.

Frequent explorations of local culture and convenient transit services can open your world to fresh adventures off campus as well.

Living in the Heart of Lafayette Hill

Our retirement community offers a broad selection of local dining, shopping and performing arts choices. At Spring Mill, all of the attractions of suburban Philadelphia are right in your backyard, and the culture of Center City is just a short train ride away.

Check out 25 fun things to do right around the corner from Spring Mill.

25 Things to Do

Here’s our resident-approved list of favorite places to shop, eat, be active and entertained — all just a few minutes from Spring Mill. Click on each attraction to visit a website for more info.


Plymouth Meeting Mall

500 W. Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

The Metroplex Shopping Center

2430 Chemical Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

IKEA Home Furnishings

400 Alan Wood Road
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Wissahickon Ski Club

265 Barren Hill Road
Conshohocken, PA 19428

The Elmwood Park Zoo

1661 Harding Blvd.
Norristown, PA 19401

Spring Mill Café

164 Barren Hill Road
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Trattoria Totaro

639 Spring Mill Ave.
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Spring Mill Ballroom

1210 E. Hector St.
Conshohocken, PA 19428

The Barnes Museum

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

The Ace Golf Club

800 Ridge Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

Morris Arboretum

100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Wissahickon Valley Park

Valley Green Road
Philadelphia, PA 19128

Norristown Farm Park

2500 Upper Farm Road
Norristown, PA 19403

The Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

The Act II Playhouse

56 E. Butler Ave.
Ambler, PA 19002

Wissahickon Environmental Center

300 W. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

The McCaig Nature Education Center

889 Croton Road
Wayne, PA 19087

The Stagecrafters Theater

8130 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Woodmere Art Museum

9201 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Whitemarsh Valley Country Club

815 Thomas Road
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

Philadelphia Cricket Club

401 Stenton Ave.
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Brittingham’s Pub

640 E. Germantown Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

The Ambler Symphony

P.O. Box 221
Ambler, PA 19002

Abington Art Center

515 Meetinghouse Road
Jenkintown, PA 19046