Collingswood is perfectly situated between Camden and Cherry Hill, just minutes from downtown Philadelphia. This charming New Jersey borough was settled in 1682 by Quakers. During the 18th and 19th century, much of the settlement became part of a farm owned by the Collings family.
History is everywhere in Collingswood, from the historic downtown to the historic structures that include the Collings-Knight homestead, built during the 1820s. One of Camden County’s oldest homes is located in Collingswood – the Stokes-Lees mansion was built in 1707. Considered one of the best downtowns in New Jersey, historic Downtown Collingswood is home to boutiques, cafes, restaurants, the Collingswood Farmers Market, and events and festivals.
Enjoy nearby attractions – including Downtown Philadelphia, Adventure Aquarium, and the Cherry Hill Mall – once you’ve decided on the ideal apartment for rent in Collingswood. You’ll also enjoy Collingswood’s beautiful parks, which includes a community garden, playgrounds, and a public swimming pool. Knight Park is home to the Caretaker’s Home, a historic house that was built in 1888.