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					                                                                            OPEN
                                                                            every day of the year
                                                                             The world’s premier horticultural display garden offers majestic trees,
                                                                             exquisite gardens and conservatory, concerts, educational opportunities,
                                                                             illuminated fountains, festivals and holiday displays.
                                                                             The Garden Shop offers gift items, plants, garden tools and books.
                                                                             The Terrace Restaurant is open every day and features full-service dining
                                                                             and a self-service café.




                                                                                                                                                                    610.388.1000 • www.longwoodgardens.org
                                                                              AD MIS SION (subject to change)            GROU P VI SITS
                                                                             $16 Adults                                  • Group rates available
                                                                             $14 Seniors (ages 62+)                      • Guided tours available by calling
                                                                             $6 Students (ages 5-22)                       610 388-1000 ext. 512
                                                                             Free Ages 4 & Under
                                                                                                                         HOUR S (subject to change)
                                                                             • General admission does not
                                                                               include specially ticketed events.        0 P E N E V E RY DA Y O F TH E Y E AR
                                                                                                                         9am – 5pm (until 6pm April – Oct)
                                                                              GA RD EN PA SS PR OG RA M                  Open Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
                                                                                                                         evenings between Memorial Day
                                                                             Visit Longwood free throughout              and Labor Day
                                                                             the year and enjoy many other               9am – 9pm (Christmas season)
                                                                             benefits by becoming a Garden
                                                                             Passholder. Passes are available            Please note:
                                                                             for individuals, families and               On November 19, 20, 21 there will
                                                                             grandparents.                               be limited access to the
                                                                             Call 610-388-1000 ext. 100 for              Conservatory.
                                                                             more information.                           Outdoor fountains do not operate
                                                                                                                         year-round.

                                                                            AC CESS IBILI TY & P HO T OGR AP H Y
                                                                            The Gardens are accessible to those with disabilities. Wheelchairs and electric
                                                                            scooters are available on a first-come basis (restrictions apply). Camera tripods for
                                                                            amateur photography allowed only 9am-12pm after filling out a permission form.

                                                                            Longwood Gardens information: 610 388-1000
                                                                            Recorded information: 800 737-5500 in CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, DC, VA
                                                                            Website: www.longwoodgardens.org
                                                                            Longwood Gardens, Inc. • PO Box 501 • US Routes 1 and 52 • Kennett Square, PA 19348




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LONGWOOD GARDENS                                EXPERIENCE                                                        SPECTACULAR
The world’s premier
horticultural showplace                         the seasons                                                       events
                                                                                                                  GARDEN GROOVES:
                                                            FESTIVAL OF FOUNTAINS                                 THE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
                                                                    May 26 – September 1                          Memorial Day – Labor Day
                                               Dazzling fountains, refreshing shady groves and summer beauty      Sit back and enjoy the cool sounds of jazz, bluegrass, classical
                                               enchant visitors. Enjoy special concerts and performances and      and contemporary music throughout the gardens each
                                                Longwood’s spectacular illuminated fountain display on most       Tuesday, Friday and Saturday evening during the summer.
                                                           Tuesday, Friday and Saturday evenings.                 Before each show, indulge in savory treats and beverages
                                                                                                                  available for purchase in an intimate garden setting.
                                                              EVERYTHING AUTUMN
                                                                                                                  Afterward, top-off your night with the internationally
                                                                                                                  celebrated Longwood Illuminated Fountain Show.
                                                                 September 8 – November 18

                                                                                                                  FIREWORKS & FOUNTAIN SHOWS
                                                        Giant carved pumpkins, thousands of blooming
                                                       chrysanthemums, music throughout the gardens,
                                                    caramel apple tastings, an expanded miniature garden          July 3 & 21, September 2 & 8
                                                      railway and authentic tractor display complement            Celebrate a summer of “oohs” and “aahs” as spectacular
                                                      nature’s brilliant foliage during this fun fall festival.   fireworks and colorful fountains light up the sky and dance
                                                                                                                  to stirring music. You won’t want to miss any of these special
                                                          A LONGWOOD CHRISTMAS
                                                                                                                  nights: A Night at the Movies, Celebrate America, or A Touch

In 1906 when a historic arboretum of
                                                                                                                  of Classical: Tchaikovsky.


centuries-old trees was slated to be cut for
                                                                  November 22 – January 6
                                                     Experience a winter fantasy complete with 500,000            I n T R E E g u e—ART-INSPIRED TREE EXHIBIT
lumber, industrialist and philanthropist
                                                     sparkling lights, elegantly decorated trees, waves of
                                                                                                                  May 26 – September 1
Pierre S. du Pont purchased the property to
                                                  poinsettias and ice skating performances under the stars.
                                                                                                                  Longwood’s most majestic trees are the stars of this innovative
                                                   Festive music and colorful fountain shows complete the

save the trees. He then began creating a
                                                                                                                  environmental art exhibit. Called InTREEgue, the exhibit is a
                                                               enchanting holiday atmosphere.                     series of eight creative installations that invoke the senses and

world-class garden like no other.


                                               dining and
                                                                                                                  inspire the imagination while celebrating Longwood’s most
                                                                                                                  remarkable trees. Bring your cell phone and hear from the
                                                                                                                  artists as they share their design intent and inspiration.

Longwood Gardens, a jewel situated in the


                                               SHOPPING
                                                                                                                  FIREFLY NIGHTS &
historic Brandywine Valley, is a place of                                                                         FAMILY ICE CREAM CONCERTS
unparalleled beauty and grandeur. Often
referred to as the world’s premier horticul-
                                                                                                                  June 22, July 6 & 20, August 10 & 21
                                                                                                                  It’s the “bug” event of the summer! On special evenings
tural showplace, Longwood’s ever-changing        THE TERRACE RESTAURANT AND CAFÉ
                                                                                                                  throughout the season, families can learn about, identify, catch

gardens and opulent conservatory offer a
                                                                                                                  and release summer’s nightlights. The evening also features a
                                               Fine and casual cuisine meets gracious hospitality at this         family concert and tasty ice cream treats.
                                                         renowned dining spot. Open daily.
new experience with each memorable visit.                                                                         NEW INDOOR
From dazzling fountains to entertaining                         THE GARDENS SHOP                                  CHILDREN’S GARDEN OPENS!
concerts and performances to fine and              A perfect compliment to your visit, this garden
casual cuisine, the breathtaking setting of     boutique boasts a selection of gifts and plants that will
                                                                                                                  October 27

                                                      be sure to delight any garden enthusiast.
                                                                                                                  Come explore this amazing new garden that will spark

Longwood plays host to many one-of-a-kind
                                                                                                                  imaginations young and old. Meet a drooling dragon, walk
                                                                                                                  among waterfalls, explore a maze of towering bamboo and
events throughout the year.
                                                                                                                  encounter fun water features at every turn!
                                                                                                                  (Please note: Access to the Children’s Garden may be limited during heavy
                                                               www.longwoodgardens.org                            visitation periods.)
                                                     is the best source for additional information.

				
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