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Longwood Gardens

Route 1, Kennett Square, PA 19348
+1 610-388-1000
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The garden spreads out over 1,000 acres and includes 20 distinct gardens in the conservatory alone.
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  • Average1%
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Route 1, Kennett Square, PA 19348
+1 610-388-1000
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

Beautifully maintained gardens and fountains which resonate with beauty all year long but especially at Christmas. The weather this year (2015) has certainly been unseasonal but for a visit to Longwood it's been perfect. We arrived at 2 pm with our timed entry admission and...More

Thank 83TRAVEL
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Beautiful christmas display, I enjoyed the beautifully decorated Christmas trees, the fountains garden, beautiful flowers and the lights show.

Thank norespi22
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Our four-hour visit started with a walk around inside the Conservatory. They had beautiful plantings for the Christmas season of poinsettias that were incredible. The fountain show with music was beautifully colorful in the early evening. After dinner at the restaurant, the lights in the...More

Thank 30POP
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Longwood is great any time of year. But acres of Christmas lights and the spectacular conservatory decked out with awesomely decorated trees, poinsettias and so on make it a must for this tine of year. But come back in warmer weather to see the fountains...More

Thank BarbfromPA2622
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Longwood Gardens is a great place to visit around the Holidays. It was my first time going and the lights are amazing. We went on a Sunday evening. While still crowded it was bearable. Worth a holiday visit.

Thank Brandon T
Reviewed 15 December 2015

My wife has visited Longwood Gardens for years. However; I've never taken the time. This past Friday, December 11, 2015 she purchased tickets to visit for their Christmas lights and displays. It was beautiful and definitely put us both in the holiday spirit. This is...More

1  Thank billdelgado
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Longwood Gardens was designed and built by Pierre DuPont during the 1920's. This is a mind boggling collection of plants that will take half a day to see. The gardens and trees outside were decorated with thousands of lights while the inside collections were decorated...More

Thank Rod K
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This garden is so well maintained and the exhibitions are constantly changing. I go there once a week with my walking group and there are always changes and something different to see. I highly recommend the annual memberships. They are a great value and will...More

Thank Dee_in_DE
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Longwood Gardens is simply spectacular. The grounds and conservatory are stunning, and a visit to Longwood is an experience that the entire family can enjoy. I have been to Longwood Gardens several times since my first visit in July 2014, and now have a membership....More

Thank DCHeretic
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Since it's winter it's probably best to visit the place at night for the Christmas decorations... Note that the main fountain area is still under construction until spring 2017...timed ticket admission required... Can be a little crowded... The conservatory is the main event in my...More

Thank Stone246
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can we bring our dog or is there a kennel nearby?
28 May 2017|
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Response from Christine N | Reviewed this property |
I don't think dogs are allowed and donor know of a nearby kennel
We're not sure of our arrival time. Do you have to purchase timed tickets in advance?
27 May 2017|
Response from Lia L | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase tickets when you get there.
Susanne T
What services do you have for handicapped persons
25 May 2017|
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Response from MIkeWBL | Reviewed this property |
Main paths are paved with a couple of gentle slopes, and get you into a majority of the areas. The dining facility is easily accessible. The parking lot is very large. If you can't get a handicapped spot (it can be... More