Brandywine Valley’s Nemours and Colonial Plantation Now Open

Colonial lady demonstrates how to shear a sheep.

As usual, there is so much to do in the Brandywine Valley, especially if you are looking for attractions that allow you to have safe distancing.   Let’s start with Nemours, one of the DuPont estates.  Located just over the Pennsylvania/Delaware … Continue reading

Brandywine Valley During the Winter Season and a Special Discount

Goodbye and good riddance 2020 and welcome 2021!  It may be cold outside but there are plenty of indoor attractions open in the Brandywine Valley.   Longwood Gardens is extending its “A Longwood Christmas” through January 17, 2021.    After that … Continue reading

Amazing Things To Do In the Brandywine Valley

Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square offers concerts and fountain shows throughout the summer.

Why visit the Brandywine Valley?  Located just 30 minutes southwest of Philadelphia and 30 minutes north of Wilmington, De., we are convenient to Washington, DC, New York, and Baltimore, Md. We are still following all the safety protocols of the … Continue reading

Montgomery Meigs Civil Ware Quartermaster General

Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast was built in 1856 by Charles Delucea Meigs, a prominent physician.  For more information on Dr. Meigs, visit our history page on the website of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast.   When he passed away, the property was … Continue reading

Cajun Kate’s Best Cajun Food in the Brandywine Valley

Enjoy Po-Boys, red beans and rice, jambalaya and other New Orleans cuisine in the Brandywine Valley

If you come to the Brandywine Valley and are in the mood for genuine cajun food, you can’t go wrong with Cajun Kate’s.  This is a tiny little place in Booth’s Corner Farmer’s Market.about 15 minutes from Hamanassett.  Technically they … Continue reading

Autumn Foliage and Fall Events in the Brandywine Valley

The artist known for crazy inventions and cartoons is now at the National Museum of Jewish History.

There is more to see and do from now through the end of the year than you imagined.  If you are saying you’ve already seen Longwood Gardens, I bet you haven’t seen everything.  Every season, even every month, Longwood offers … Continue reading

Fall Events in the Brandywine Valley

Enjoy a nostalgic drive through the Brandywine Valley countryside including twelve covered bridges.

So much to do this fall in the Brandywine Valley from leaves changing color to blues and brews events to Pumpking carvings.  Select early what you would like to do and check out available rooms at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast … Continue reading

Bed and Breakfast Cooking School Italian Menu Added

Hamanassett bed and breakfast cooking class busy making dinner.

  If you are looking for a fun filled weekend learning the basics of Italian cooking look no further.  Our Pennsylvania bed and breakfast cooking school on July 21, 2018 offers Mi Amore That’s Italian cooking.  Our classes are geared … Continue reading