Philly’s ‘Once Upon a Nation’ Celebrates 10 Years

Betsy Ross

  The Once Upon a Nation program in historic Philadelphia has entertained and educated millions of visitors from around the world for the last 10 years. The stories of our nation’s past engage visitors from Memorial Day to Labor Day … Continue reading

Music Fest will Rock Only Minutes from Hamanassett

  Rock the Mill Music Festival will take place less than five minutes from the steps of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. The second annual fundraiser at Newlin Grist Mill will rock from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on June 27. Newlin Grist … Continue reading

Celebrate Our Flag’s 238th Birthday in Philadelphia

Betsy Ross holding the original flag in Philadelphia.

My how time flies.  This year is our flag’s 238th birthday and you don’t want to miss the celebration at the Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia.  Festivities begin June 13 and will continue will activities through the week until June … Continue reading

Winterthur Offers an Enchanted Summer

Winterthur

  Winterthur is full of enchantment this summer with plenty to see and do. On June 20, have an Enchanted Summer Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at this family-friendly event. Guests can enjoy storytellers, musicians, face painting, games, … Continue reading

Longwood Gardens Lights Up the Night with Nightscape

Longwood Gardens

8 Longwood Gardens, only a few miles down the road from Hamanassett, will light up the night with its Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience exhibit starting July 1. On Wednesday through Sunday evenings the night comes alive at Longwood Gardens. Philadelphia … Continue reading

West Chester’s Oldest House

DowerHouse

The Dower House is the oldest house in West Chester, a quaint downtown less than 20 minutes from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. The Dower House, an early 1700s farmhouse, is the oldest continually inhabited house in West Chester and only three families … Continue reading