Discover Impressionism, Paul Durand-Ruel at Philly Art Museum

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    Discover the art of Impressionism at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Paul Durand-Ruel exhibit. The exhibit runs from June 24 through Sept. 13 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which is about 25 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. Durand-Ruel was a … Continue reading

Franklin Institute Hosts The Art of the Brick–LEGO

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Art of the Brick from Ben Franklin on Vimeo.   The Art of the Brick….LEGO is an exhibit at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia that is not to be missed. The Franklin Institute is only about 40 minutes from Hamanassett … Continue reading

Local Artist Exhibition at Philadelphia Art Museum

Philadelphia Museum of Art

  The works of Philadelphia artist Shelley Spector are now on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which is about 25 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. Spector’s Keep the Home Fires Burning exhibit is a mix of a wood and textile sculpture installation … Continue reading

Christmas at Longwood Gardens in the Brandywine Valley

I just came across a fabulous web site if you still need inspriation to come the Brandywine Valley during the Holiday Season.  The web site is www.donnan.com/Longwood-Christmas.htm and it has fabulous pictures as well as the sounds of Justin Hartz who led a Christmas carole sing-along … Continue reading

Cleopatra’s Other Sisters – The Queens of Africa

This presentation is part of the National Geographic’s  exhibition of  “Cleopatra, The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt which is at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia through January 2, 2011. Date: Thursday, December 2 Time: 7:00PM Location: Franklin Theater First Floor FREE … Continue reading

Christmas at Hagley – Nineteenth Century Pastimes and Pursuits

This year’s “Christmas at Hagley” exhibits is inspired by the winter pastimes of the property’s former residents.  The exhibit is open Friday, November 26, 2010, through Sunday, January 2, 2011.  The museum is open 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.   The holiday … Continue reading