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A romantic tale of two cultures, two centuries and two different worlds.

Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley is a destination marked by sharp contrast. Town and Gardens. Beauty and Brains. Past and Present. Historic and Hip. It is these contrasts that make each experience more vibrant, each moment more distinct and each sight more authentic and beautiful.

In every direction, Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley blends the arts, dining and entertainment amenities of the city with the history and beauty of the surrounding countryside. So whatever your mood, whatever your passion, we invite you to experience our perfect mix of history, culture and gardens. Urbane and urban. Town and garden. College and commerce. A place to lose yourself in nature, hearken back to history or tap into the heartbeat of the city.

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Highlights from the Brandywine Valley
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a fun weekend with friends, look no further than Greater Wilmington, Delaware this winter season. Your escape is just a short drive from home.
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It's time to rediscover dining in Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley, and find out why The Wall Street Journal is saying the region "is staking its claim to culinary greatness."
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This exhibition focuses on traditional advertising themes used to sell cars in the 20th century. Rare items include original and oversize reproductions of advertisements on display, artifacts, photographs, books and manuscripts.
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Brunch is the perfect meal to share with family and friends during the holiday season. Start your search here with our comprehensive list of brunch options throughout Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley.
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The nation's oldest continuously operating house of worship is the latest addition to the just-established First State National Historical Park in Delaware. Build by the Swedish colonists in 1689-99.
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Featured Events

Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood

January 23, 2016 – March 27, 2016
Winter is anything but cold, dreary and snowy in our Gardens. Step inside our warm 4-acre Conservatory. Breathe in fresh air and see how our horticulture
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Riverfront Ice Skating

November 27, 2015 – February 28, 2016
The Horizon Riverfront Rink, sponsored by local businesses, is a temporary family-friendly winter attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront.  The rink is
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The Irish Connection: Kilwaughter Castle to

May 20, 2015 – February 28, 2016
Rockwood is proud to announce the new year-long exhibit of the Irish Connection. The exhibit features photographs, letters, furniture and other artifacts, some
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Happy 2016! I hope your cleanse is over, because there’s a lot to eat this year, especially if you’re visiting us here in Wilmington & The Brandywine Valley. And to kick off the year like a Boss with a hungry heart, here’s a rundown of just-opened and coming-soon places I’m very excited to visit. I’ve […] READ MORE

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The Visitors Center operates Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST. Our toll-free number is 1-800-489-6664

100 West 10th Street, Suite 20 Wilmington, DE 19801
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