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

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