Hamanassett Guests Attend Downton Abbey Cocktail Party at Winterthur

Guests of Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast, Lady Diane and Sir Michael,  had a wonderful evening at the Downton Abbey cocktail party on Saturday evening, July 26.  They dressed beautifully; she in a stunning royal blue gown with over the elbows … Continue reading

Historic Kennett Square in the Brandywine Valley This Friday 12-3-10

A Holiday First Friday ~ This Friday! Forget about the malls and the crowds for a short time this weekend.  Lots of exciting events going on in the quaint town of Kennett Square, Pa.  For those of you unfamiliar with … 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

Exciting Events for Thanksgiving and Christmas in the Brandywine Valley

All year long we consider ourselves so fortunate to live in such a beautiful area.  This is even more true during the holiday season.  Below are just a few of the events going on the Brandywine Valley during November and … 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