Andrew Wyeth Inspired Photos on Display at Brandywine River Museum

Branywine River Museum of Art

Los Angeles Artist James Welling’s photographs, which are inspired by Painter Andrew Wyeth are on display at the Brandywine River Museum of Art. The photos, which are on display through November, were shot in Pennsylvania and Maine–the same locations that … Continue reading

Old Fiddlers to Perform Aug. 8


The 87th Annual Chester County Old Fiddlers’ Picnic will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 8 at Hibernia Park, which is less than 30 miles from Hamanassett B&B. Bring your fiddle because groups and individuals are encouraged to … 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

Winterthur Offers an Enchanted Summer


  Winterthur is full of enchantment this summer with plenty to see and do. On June 20, have an Enchanted Summer Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at this family-friendly event. Guests can enjoy storytellers, musicians, face painting, games, … 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

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