Brandywine Blog

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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❄️ Ideal Snow Locations for Instagram Photo Ops

Snow in Chester County's Brandywine Valley transforms winter into a enchanting magical wonderland. Choosing the perfect location for capturing breathtaking photos can be a delightful challenge. This curated list simplifies the decision-making process, making it easier for you to select the most…

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Ride Through Brandywine Valley's Covered Bridges

Covered bridges line the countryside of Chester County’s Brandywine Valley. A drive through the region to view and photograph these charming bridges is a safe and fun activity. The ride outlined below is laid out geographically; a convenient map can be found at the end of this post. Bridges are…

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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 Family Fun

Bring the family to Brandywine Valley this summer for a safe, fun getaway where you can fly over the countryside in a helicopter, explore magical gardens or climb into a treehouse. There is a surprise (and ice cream!) around every corner delighting children of all ages. Longwood Gardens is the…

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Stay Cool Indoors With These 15 Brandywine Valley Museums

As the weather heats up, museums are a phenomenal way to keep cool and comfortable in the summer. Here is a list of locations in the Brandywine Valley that have indoor exhibits to get you out of hot or rainy weather. Several locations, like Longwood Gardens, have attractions both inside and outside…

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Frozen Flavors of Chester County

Every corner of Chester County is filled with wonder and delights: gardens, history, wineries, breweries, shopping, and everyone’s favorite – ice cream! Follow a trail through the glorious countryside to sample the most delectable cold confections. Starting in the southern end of Chester County…

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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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Where To Find The Perfect Christmas Tree in Brandywine Valley

The weekend after Thanksgiving is a time when hundreds of families will travel out into the country air and begin the season by picking out their Christmas Tree. There are many locations through out Chester County where you can either pick and cut your own tree, or you can pick a pre-cut tree. Here…

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Fall Planning Inspiration

Inspire your fall getaway in the Brandywine Valley. Read on for autumn events and attractions to add to your stay. A visit to world-renowned Longwood Gardens is a must on every Brandywine Valley itinerary. Enter an autumn oasis of color in the grand conservatory during the Chrysanthemum Festival…

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