Food Festivals In and Around Philadelphia

Beautiful blueberries on the vine waiting to be picked.

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0If you are a Foodie have I got great news for you.  From now through October there will be over 40 food festivals in the Philadelphia area and all are within a thirty minute drive of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. … Continue reading

Hamilton at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia

One of the founding fathers of the United States is Alexander Hamilton

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Whether you saw the musical Hamilton on Broadway or just meant to, why not learn about the real Alexander Hamilton?  From now through December 31, 2018 a new exhibit entitled Hamilton:  The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation highlights the … Continue reading

Treat Mom to Mother’s Day in the Brandywine Valley

Winterthur A Country Estate boasts 1000 acres of woodlands and flowers

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Why not give Mom memories and the day off rather than stuff this Mother’s Day?  To help you out, we are offering a  Mother’s Day Special at Hamanassett.  Stay any two nights the weekend  of Mother’s Day from May 11, … Continue reading

Murder On the Orient Express Cooking School at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

Cooking School at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast featured Dining on the Orient Express

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Murder on the Orient Express was the theme for the cooking school at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast on March 9, 2018 and it was a sold out event.  The murder mystery was set on a train in Paris in 1940. … Continue reading

Brandywine River Museum presents Frolic Weymouth Collection

Painting by George Weymouth shows African American woman sitting in chair looking pensively out window.

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0The Brandywine River Museum is usually referred to as The Wyeth Museum by locals because it has the artwork of three generations of Wyeths – N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, and Jamie Wyeth.  But in addition to those collections they always … Continue reading

Tyler Arboretum Valentine’s Celebration and Maple Sugaring Exhibition

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0This was such a popular event last year that Tyler Arboretum is bringing it back for 2018.  Enjoy a decadent evening of wine tasting and sweets with wine collector and educator Joe Buchter on Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 6 … Continue reading

2018 Philadelphia Flower Show and Longwood Gardens Orchid Extravaganza

A blue water pond surrounded by purple flowers and tropical greenery.

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0The Christmas wrapping is tossed out, you’ve recuperated from New Year’s Eve, so now what?  No need to wait until spring for the wonders of gardening.   It isn’t too soon to start thinking about the Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood … Continue reading

Award of Excellence for 5th Straight Year by Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor just awarded Hamanassett the award of excellence.

Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Once again we are proud as peacocks to have been awarded the Award of Excellence 5 Star award by Trip Advisor marking our 5th year in a row to have received the Award of Excellence.  The award is based on … Continue reading