Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley is a destination marked by sharp contrast. Town and Garden. 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. Whatever your mood, whatever your passion, we invite you to experience our perfect mix of history, culture and gardens.
Now you can save big on your next getaway to Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley. Visit Memorial Day through Labor Day and save up to $350 with the Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport, your single ticket access to 11 top Brandywine Valley Attractions.
Get ready for an immersive evening journey through Longwood Gardens, one of the world's premier horticultural showcases. With the Nightscape: Light and Sound Experience you'll encounter moving imagery and light set to original music
compositions - all brought to life on a landscaped canvas of natural beauty throughout
Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport holders visiting Longwood Gardens Wednesdays - Saturdays after July 1 will be able to purchase an upgrade for $7 per visitor (Adults and Students) if they wish to stay to view the Nightscape: Light and Sound Experience. For additional information on this upgrade please visit the Important Information page.
Greater Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley is conveniently located midway between New York City and Washington, D.C. and offers small town charm with big city attractions, including tax-free shopping, dining and entertainment, rich colonial history, the du Pont family legacy, Wyeth country and so much more. All attractions are just minutes from one another and fun for the entire family - it's the ideal choice for a weekend escape, romantic getaway, tax free shopping weekend with girlfriends or fun family retreat.
Passports start at just $45 and are available for individuals and families.
Passports are non-refundable and non-transferable. If lost or stolen, passports cannot be replaced. Valid for one general admission visit at each site. Passports are only valid May 23-September 7, 2015, regardless of purchase date. Not valid for special events or tours. Blackout dates and other restrictions apply; guests are encouraged to visit the Important Information page of this website or call specific attractions for details. Reservations are required at Nemours Mansion & Gardens.