The City of Hockessin, DE
Hockessin is a small town in the state of Delaware. The largest nearby city to Hockessin is Wilmington, approximately 7 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Hockessin, including Courtney's Restaurant, Courtney's, Hockessin Casapulla Subs, Pat's Pizzeria and Ozzy's Lighthouse Grill. For a larger selection of Hockessin restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Hockessin Golf Courses, Museums, Casinos and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Henry Francis DuPont Winterthur Museum, Loch Nairn Golf Club, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Ed Oliver Golf Club and Delcastle Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Hockessin please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Hockessin:
- Coatesville Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport (CTH)
- Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)
- Wilmington New Castle Airport (ILG)
Hockessin, Delaware Climate and WeatherIn the month of May, Hockessin experiences an average high temperature of 76 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in May are usually about 51 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.41 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Hockessin with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Hockessin to receive an average of 3.25 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.26 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -10 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Hockessin should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 67 degrees, and nighttime lows of 43.
Hockessin, Delaware Attractions
1American Helicopter Museum & Education Center - , West Chester,
The American Helicopter Museum & Education Center is a museum that can be found at 1220 American Boulevard, West Chester, Pennsylvania. The transport museum focuses on the history, science and technology of rotary wing aviation. The collection contains over 40 civilian and military autogyros, convertiplanes and helicopters, including some early generation models. The museum also contains an extensive research library.
2Amstel House - New Castle,
Amstel House, which is also referred to as Dr. Finney House, is a preserved building in New Castle, Delaware in the US. 19th century New Castle's decline meant that many owners of homes could no longer afford to make changes to them, which is why so many buildings were preserved. That changed, however, when New Castle was "rediscovered" during the Colonial Revival phase of the 1920s and 1930s and old buildings began to be torn down and replaced by new construction.
3Back Creek Golf Club - Middletown,
The Back Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in New Castle County Delaware. Built in 1997, this Middletown course designed by David E. Horne & Allen Liddicoat is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 302-378-6499. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 101 Back Creek Dr, Middletown, DE 19709
4Barnes Foundation - , Philadelphia,
The Barnes Foundation is an educational art institution in Lower Merion Township, a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the US. It was founded in 1922 by Albert C. Barnes, who collected art after making a fortune by co-developing an early antimicrobial drug marketed as Argyrol.
5Bartram's Garden - , Philadelphia,
Bartram's Garden is the oldest surviving botanic garden in North America, including an historic botanical garden and arboretum, that can be found on the west bank of the Schuylkill River, near the intersection of 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Located within Fairmount Park, the grounds are open daily except for holidays; admission is free, and guided tours are given for $10 adult, $8 senior, $8 members or free with Bartram Program Pass, children free.
6Belmont Mansion - , Philadelphia,
Belmont Mansion is a historic mansion located in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Built in the early eighteenth century, the mansion is one of the finest examples of Palladian architecture in the US.
7Blackwood Golf Course - , Douglassville,
The Blackwood Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Berks County Pennsylvania. Built in 1970, this Douglassville course designed by David & Bill Gordon is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 610-385-6200. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 510 Red Corner Rd, Douglassville, PA 19518
8Blue Course at Arrowhead Golf Course - , Douglassville,
The Blue Course at Arrowhead Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Berks County Pennsylvania. Built in 1954, this Douglassville course designed by John McClean is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 610-582-4258. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 1539 Weavertown Rd, Douglassville, PA 19518
9Blue/Red Course at Limekiln Golf Course - , Ambler,
The Blue/Red Course at Limekiln Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Built in 1935, this Ambler course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 215-643-0643. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1176 Limekiln Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
10Blue/White Course at Beckett Golf Club - , Swedesboro,
The Blue/White Course at Beckett Golf Club is a 27 hole public golf course in Gloucester County New Jersey. Built in 1964, this Swedesboro course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 856-467-4700. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Old Kings Hwy, Swedesboro, NJ 8085
Hockessin, Delaware Hotels
2Fairfield Inn By Marriott Kennett Square Brandywine Valley
719 East Baltimore Pike
Kennett Square, PA 19348
6Inn At Mendenhall, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
323 Route 52 (kennett Pike)
Chadds Ford, PA 19357
Hockessin, Delaware Restaurants
This is a list of Hockessin Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Sandwich Shops, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
1509 Meeting House Rd
Aston, PA 19014
8Don's Food Stores
1509 Meeting House Rd
Aston, PA 19014
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Published November 20, 2011
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