Brandywine Treasures Passports Available at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

Mansion of Hagley Museum with tulips in foreground.

The following Brandywine Valley attractions are included:   Longwood Gardens, Winterthur,  Brandywine River Museum (Wyeth Museum), Hagley, Nemours Mansion and Gardens, Mount Cuba, Delaware Art Museum, Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts,  Delaware Museum of Natural History, The Read House and Rockwood … Continue reading

Philadelphia Area is Garden Capital of America

A riot spring blooms at Longwood Gardens

Did you know there are over 30 gardens in the Philadelphia area and Hamanassett is within 30 minutes of most of them?   Planted so that every season is colorful, you’ll find special events throughout the year for the family … Continue reading

Winterthur Offers an Enchanted Summer

Winterthur

  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

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

Saddle Up for Equestrian Season

Enjoy an English country outing at Winterthur, a Country Estate

  There are a number of equestrian events in the Brandywine Valley throughout May. For a horse enthusiast or someone who aspires to be in the equestrian world, staying at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast while attending any of these events will put … 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

Point-to-Point Tickets On Sale Now

Enjoy an English country outing at Winterthur, a Country Estate

Point-to-Point Steeplechase at Winterthur is THE spring time event to attend on May 3. Are you already missing Downton Abbey?  The festive and elegant horse racing events at the 37th Annual Point-to-Point will have you feeling like you have just … 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

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