Brandywine Blog

Instagrammable Locations To Visit This Summer

Summer in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is full of colorful scenery and sometimes it’s hard to decide where to go for the best photos. With this list, it’s easier to pick which of the most picturesque spots you want to visit while you’re here! Wherever you end up, don’t forget to tag…

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Vintage Rides In The Brandywine Valley

Antique automobiles are things of beauty and enjoying them along the backdrop of the bucolic Brandywine Valley Countryside is spectacular. Get your motor running with a look at the evolution of transportation and plan to stay the night as delectable restaurants, wineries and breweries are also a…

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10 Must-See Hidden Gems In The Brandywine Valley

While Longwood Gardens is one of the most visited attractions in Chester County, Pennsylvania, there are lesser known worthy hidden gems that beckon travelers to visit. Here are 10 unique locations that you will only find in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley . WHARTON ESHERICK MUSEUM Wharton…

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Summer Getaway Inspiration

It is Festival of Fountains season at world-renowned Longwood Gardens. Over 1,700 jets in the Main Fountain Gardens soar as high as 175 feet and dance to illuminated performances Thursdays – Saturdays through late October. Swifties will have two chances to see Taylor Swift-themed fountain shows:…

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Juneteenth 2024

Juneteenth is the nationally commemorated day to mark the ending of slavery in the United States. June 19, 1865 is known also as Emancipation Day, as the news that slavery had been abolished had spread across the nation to Galveston, Texas. Today Juneteenth commemorates freedom and is a time of…

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Brandywine's Bright Blue Skies

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is the place to be this season as the bright skies will sparkle by day and glow at night. Majestic hot-air balloons, helicopters, airplanes and drones take to the sky plus spectacular fountains & fireworks light up magical warm evenings. Longwood Gardens' Main…

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Du Pont Chateaus and Gardens

The Brandywine Valley has inspired many to greatness. World-renowned museums and gardens made famous by the legacy of the du Pont family cover the Brandywine Countryside, evoking a European experience, while located just minutes from Philadelphia. The du Pont family’s influence can be traced…

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Book It!

There is a great story around every corner of Chester County’s Brandywine Valley. Bibliophiles will love exploring fantastic independent bookstores, cozying up in a boutique book-themed hotel and more. Read ahead for inspiration, then book a trip. Baldwin’s Book Barn, in the heart of Chester…

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Brandywine Museum of Art's Wyeth Studio Tours

Situated along the beautiful Brandywine River is the Brandywine Museum of Art. It is known for its outstanding collection of American illustration, still life and landscape painting as well as an unparalleled collection of works by three generations of the Wyeth family of artists. Within minutes…

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Celebrate Cycling In The Brandywine Valley

Chester County’s rolling hills and charming towns are the perfect playground for athletes and outdoor enthusiasts at a myriad of cycling events. The cycling season is vibrant in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley and one may participate or enjoy the spectacle. Here are some of the upcoming…

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