Longwood Gardens

1001 Longwood Rd
Kennett Square PA  19348

Phone: (610) 388-1000

Longwood Gardens

http://www.longwoodgardens.org

Experience the world of Longwood Gardens . . . a place to see dazzling displays that elevate the art of horticulture . . . a place to enjoy performances that inspire . . . a place to watch majestic fountains spring to life . . . a place to relax and reconnect with nature. Discover our storied heritage and the indelible mark of our founder, Pierre S. du Pont, which guides us today. Explore one of the great gardens of the world, from our 4-acre Conservatory to the splendor of our outdoor gardens spanning 1,077 acres. Step out of your world and into ours . . . where the living things that surround you make you feel more alive.

Longwood Gardens is nestled in the heart of the Brandywine Valley in Kennett Square, PA.

Longwood Gardens is the living legacy of Pierre S. du Pont, inspiring people though excellence in, garden design, horticulture, education, and the arts.

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Founded: Pierre S. du Pont
Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Historical Place, Landmark, Museum, Non-Profit Organization, Outdoor Recreation, Performance Venue, Public Garden, Tourist Attraction, Travel & Transportation




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Fireworks & Fountains: Solid Gold '70s

Fireworks & Fountains: Solid Gold '70s
08:15 pm - 09/29/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Take a bell-bottomed step back in time to the disco decade featuring iconic music from The Bee...

NPR’s "From the Top" with Host Christopher O’Riley

NPR’s "From the Top" with Host Christopher O’Riley
07:30 pm - 09/09/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Experience a live recording of NPR’s From the Top in a concert setting. As America’s largest national platform celebrating the stories, talents, and character...

Fireworks & Fountains: Be Our Guest

Fireworks & Fountains: Be Our Guest
08:15 pm - 09/01/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Themes from your favorite animated movie classics—including Aladdin, The Lion King, The Little...

The Wood Brothers

The Wood Brothers
07:30 pm - 08/28/2018

At Longwood Gardens

American folk trio The Wood Brothers features brothers Oliver Wood on acoustic and electric guitars and Chris Wood on upright bass, along with Jano Rix on multiple...

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black Mambazo
07:30 pm - 08/14/2018

At Longwood Gardens

As South African cultural ambassadors, the award-winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo rose to worldwide fame as a result of the group’s collaboration with Paul Simon...

Fireworks & Fountains: Happy Birthday, Leonard Bernstein

Fireworks & Fountains: Happy Birthday, Leonard Bernstein
09:15 pm - 08/11/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Celebrate musical mastermind Bernstein’s 100th birthday with selections from some of his most...

Fireworks & Fountains: Monet's Garden

Fireworks & Fountains: Monet's Garden
09:15 pm - 07/21/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Find yourself transported to the artist’s graceful Giverny landscape amid sounds of the classics...

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra with Jennifer Koh, Violin

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra with Jennifer Koh, Violin
07:30 pm - 07/08/2018

At Longwood Gardens

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra, led by David Amado, features dazzling violinist Jennifer Koh in an evening of Mendelssohn and Brahms. Known for her intense and...

Fireworks & Fountains: Hooray for the Red, White, and Blue

Fireworks & Fountains: Hooray for the Red, White, and Blue
09:15 pm - 07/01/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Join us for this stirring salute to America featuring hits from Tom Petty, Whitney Houston, Bruce...

Iolanthe at The Open Air Theatre at Longwood Gardens

Iolanthe at The Open Air Theatre at Longwood Gardens
08:30 pm - 06/08/2018

At Longwood Gardens

The Savoy Company is proud to return to beautiful Open Air Theatre at Longwood Gardens in 2018 with Gilbert & Sullivan's Iolanthe; or, The Peer and the Peri Iolanthe...

Longwood Gardens Wine & Jazz Festival 2018

Longwood Gardens Wine & Jazz Festival 2018
02:00 pm - 06/02/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Drink in the sun (and wines) with 16 PA wineries at Longwood Gardens Wine & Jazz Festival. Featuring Grammy Award-winning musicians and a jazz-inspired evening fountain...

Fireworks & Fountains: Sounds of Summer

Fireworks & Fountains: Sounds of Summer
09:15 pm - 05/26/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Our Fireworks & Fountain Shows return on six spectacular evenings. Celebrate summer’s arrival with iconic anthems of the season from The Beach Boys, The Go-Gos,...

Longwood Gardens 2018

Longwood Gardens 2018
01:00 pm - 05/19/2018

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Festival of Fountains Opening Day

Festival of Fountains Opening Day
09:00 am - 05/07/2018

At Longwood Gardens

From sunrise to nightfall, there is more to do, see, and be amazed by in our Gardens than ever before. On view May 7-September 30. Sundays-Wednesday, 9 am-6 pm Thursday-Saturday,...

CFS Centennial Gala

CFS Centennial Gala
07:00 pm - 05/04/2018

At Longwood Gardens

This festive evening will feature fine food and cocktails, a live auction and a wonderful music program by Heifetz International Music Institute and our own CFS...

The Garden Project w/ Brown, Fiterstein, Canellakis, and Urioste

The Garden Project w/ Brown, Fiterstein, Canellakis, and Urioste
08:00 pm - 05/01/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Michael Brown, pianist-composer Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet Nicholas Canellakis, cello Elena Urioste, violin Four internationally-recognized musicians join forces...

Organ Series: Alan Morrison

Organ Series: Alan Morrison
08:00 pm - 04/21/2018

At Longwood Gardens

Alan Morrison is head of the Organ Department at The Curtis Institute of Music, organ faculty member at Westminster Choir College of Rider University, College Organist...

Andrew Raftery: Autobiography of a Garden

Andrew Raftery: Autobiography of a Garden
06:30 pm - 04/06/2018

At Longwood Gardens

The Autobiography of a Garden is an installation of twelve earthenware plates transfer-printed with engraving that shows artist Andrew Raftery going through the...

Spring Blooms

Spring Blooms
09:00 am - 03/31/2018

At Longwood Gardens

There isn't a more beautiful season to explore every inch of our 1,077 acres. The season is heralded by an early display of millions of crocus, winter-aconite, glory-of-the-snow,...

Winter Blues Festival

Winter Blues Festival
09:00 am - 03/14/2018

At Longwood Gardens

One of the rarest colors in the plant world, our horticulturists have researched, acquired, and grown hundreds of blue-hued blossoms and foliage to adorn our Orangery...

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