Brandywine Blog

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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Brandywine Valley Record Store Round Up

Vinyl has proven that it's a medium that's here to stay. Chester County is lucky enough to have seven stellar record stores that are sure to have something for everyone. With Record Store Day 2024 on April 20th, we've put together a list of all of the record stores in the Brandywine Valley. As…

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Into the Woods

Trees are an intrinsic part of the Brandywine Valley landscape. Even the name Pennsylvania, translated as “Penn’s Woods,” speaks to this heritage. In fact. So many gardens, arboretums and botanical treasures populate the greater Philadelphia region, that is has earned the moniker, “America’s Garden…

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Canoe and Dine On The Brandywine

For the perfect pairing of adventure and relaxation, book a Twilight Dinner Trip at Northbrook Canoe Company, offered on select dates from May through September. Beginning at 5pm, check in, grab a life jacket and store your BYOB bag with the staff to keep cold while you’re out on the water. Enjoy…

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Pop-up Pours

Brandywine Valley’s brewers are popping up at a variety of fabulous locations. If you want to sip local brews while enjoying all Chester County has to offer, then this guide is for you! Spring into Summer as Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center presents: Summer Pop-Up Beer Garden Series, select…

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Strokes of Genius: Touring Chester County's Murals

Chester County is a necessary stopping point when discovering Pennsylvania’s art – between the famed Wyeth family and the number of various museums, galleries, and studios in the area, Chester County is a vibrant art hot spot. The creative urges here are strong, and over the past few years artist…

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Save the Dates: 2024

Chester County welcomes unique special events each season. From vibrant festivals to equestrian traditions and countryside charms, be inspired to plan ahead and book your stay today! Many accommodations offer packages with untimed tickets to Longwood Gardens: a must during summer and holiday…

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A Sweet Getaway

Candy brings out the children in us all and memories of our favorite treats. The expression “like a kid in a candy shop” says it all as there is such a thrill to see, smell and taste delectable chocolates and other confections. Fine chocolates, fudge, and old-fashioned candies of all shapes and…

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