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

Indulge in Sweet Chocolate History at the Hagley

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  Indulge in the history and love of chocolate at the Hagley Museum, about 13 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, on May 6. Brothers and sweet entrepreneurs Eric and Ryan Berley, from The Franklin Fountain and Shane Confectionery in Philadelphia, will … Continue reading

Walking Tours Galore at the Hagley Museum

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  Situated on the banks of the Brandywine River, the Hagley Museum offers several walking tours this spring. About 13 miles away, Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast is a short drive to the Hagley. Take a walk along the Brandywine and … Continue reading

Local Artist Exhibition at Philadelphia Art Museum

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  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

Winterthur in March Brings Spring Events

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Winterthur’s museum, gardens and library are a prefect place to see Spring bloom into action. In March, Winterthur offers numerous events for guests and it is only about 13 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. In the Winterthur Galleries, visitors can view A … Continue reading

Yuletide at Winterthur

The Marlboro Room at Winterthur where the family gathered to unwrap their packages.

The Brandywine Valley is blessed with a multitude of beautiful attractions during the Christmas season.   Everyone knows of Longwood Gardens, of course.  Other du Pont estates in our area include Hagley and Nemours Mansion and Gardens.  The  One of the most spectacular … Continue reading