The Wrath of the Gods On Display at Art Museum

Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art, which is about 30 miles from Hamanassett, will display masterpieces by Rubens, Michelangelo, and Titian in The Wrath of the Gods exhibit. The Wrath of the Gods, which runs through December 6, focuses on Peter Paul Rubens’s masterpiece, … Continue reading

Terror Behind the Walls Will Haunt You

Terror Behind the Walls

It’s a spooky time of year and plenty of Terror Behind the Walls of Eastern State Penitentiary. This massive haunted house offers six haunting attractions inside what was a real prison in Philadelphia. It’s about 40 minutes from Hamanassett and will leave … Continue reading

Rooms Still Available during Pope Visit

Pope Francis

As plans for Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia in September begin to take shape and the masses begin to descend on our fair city, we still have rooms available at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. The World Meeting of Families runs … Continue reading

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

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

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

Beer Gardens Pop Up All Around Hamanassett

Brandywine Valley Craft Brewers Festival

  Enjoying a beer on a warm summer day can only be enhanced by enjoying that beer outdoors. Fortunately, there are numerous pop-up beer gardens in the areas surrounding Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast to choose from this summer. Spruce Street … Continue reading

Discover Impressionism, Paul Durand-Ruel at Philly Art Museum

Philadelphia Museum of Art

    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