Manayunk is a community with much to offer.
Manayunk is the fun district of the larger Manayunk/Roxborough community. The mills of Manayunk provided work and housing for many emigrants in the 19th century. This former working class neighborhood is now attracting a mix of young professionals and families, who are drawn by its accessibility and walkability to Main Street restaurants and service-oriented businesses within Roxborough.
Many find Manayunk to be reminiscent of a European town for its waterfront location, historic architecture, and terrain. All those who visit and live in Manayunk enjoy the remarkable array of restaurants, shops, and access to recreational activities. From boutiques to boat houses, there are ways to enjoy what Manayunk has to offer.