Brandywine Blog

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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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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Harvest Happiness: Autumn Agritourism

The Brandywine Valley celebrates a tradition of agriculture and artisan trades as rich as our soil. Family-owned farms throughout the region nurture nature’s gifts, and local chefs transform the yield into fresh culinary creations. Get a taste of our local harvest at farms, restaurants and…

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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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Autumnal Artistry

Love Temple at Longwood Gardens Autumnal Artistry Autumn's artistry takes many forms throughout the Brandywine Valley; at every turn, the bounty of our lush, colorful landscape comes to life. The legacy of arts and culture in the Brandywine Valley is pervasive and expressed in a myriad of ways…

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