Discover an outstanding collection of American art housed in a 19th century mill with beautiful gardens surrounding the property along the Brandywine River.
Hagley is where the duPont story begins; Visit restored mills, a workers community and the ancestral estate of the duPont family.
At the heart of a 55 acre arboretum of mature specimens of rare and unusual trees and shrubs and formal gardens is an historic estate house that spans three centuries.
Two of life’s great joys converge as I spend a day at Chanticleer with friends. Well three joys if you count photography (they were reluctant models). We packed a basket of local cheeses and wine and set out to this extraordinary garden. Side Note: Chanticleer is centrally located within what is known as America’s Garden Capital, 30 miles throughout Greater Philadelphia which houses over 30 horticultural gems.