Frequently Asked Questions

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Are there restrictions at any of the Passport attractions?

Are there any black out dates?

How many admissions does the Family Passport include?

How many visits to each attraction are included with a Passport?

Can I purchase a Passport in person?

 

Q. Are there restrictions at any of the 11 attractions?
A.
Restrictions vary based on the individual attraction. Please see below for specific details. All information is subject to change. If in question, please contact the attraction directly.

Brandywine River Museum of Art
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport is valid for General Admission to the Museum. It does not include historic property tours, which can be added for an additional $8 per person per tour. Advanced reservations are highly recommended as space and availability are limited. In addition, the Passport is not valid for admission to the Antiques Show, May 27-29, 2017. For specific questions please call 610-388-8366 or visit Brandywine.org.

Delaware Art Museum
Closed on Monday and Tuesday. No restrictions at this time. For specific questions please call 866-232-3714 or visit DelArt.org.

Delaware History Museum
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport is valid for general admission to the Delaware History Museum, including the new Mitchell Center for African American Heritage. Both are located in Wilmington, Delaware. The Passport is also valid for general admission entry to the Read House and Gardens located in New Castle, Delaware (see below). For specific questions please call 302-655-7161 or visit DeHistory.org.

Delaware Museum of Natural History
No restrictions at this time. For specific questions please call 302-658-9111 or visit DelMNH.org.

Hagley Museum and Library
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport may be used for general daily admission to Hagley Museum. Many activities and programs, such as Bike and Hike, and Science Saturdays are included. Specially ticketed events such as "Fireworks at Hagley" are not included as part of the Passport. For specific event inquiries and questions please call 302-658-2400 or visit Hagley.org.

Longwood Gardens
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport may be used for daily Gardens Admission without the need for a timed entry ticket. Specially ticketed events such as Fireworks and Fountains shows, concerts, and dining events require the purchase of an event ticket and are not included as part of the Passport. For specific event inquiries please call 610.388.1000 or visit LongwoodGardens.org.

Mt. Cuba Center
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport may be used Wednesday – Sunday (10 am – 4 pm) for general admission. For specific questions please call 302-239-4244 or visit MtCubaCenter.org.

Nemours Estate
Closed on Monday. No restrictions at this time. For specific questions please call 800-651-6912 or visit NemoursMansion.org.

Read House and Gardens
The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport is valid for general admission to the Read House and Gardens. The Read House is open Wednesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. For specific questions please call 302-322-8411 or visit DeHistory.org.

Rockwood Museum & Park
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. No restrictions at this time. Please see website for tour schedules. For specific questions please call 302-761-4340 or visit NCCDE.org.

The Delaware Contemporary
Closed Mondays. No restrictions at this time. Please see website for operating hours. For specific questions please call 302-656-6466 or visit DeContemporary.org.

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Closed Mondays, including Memorial Day and Labor Day. The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport is valid for General Admission, which includes the introductory house tour (plus Gardens, Garden Tram, Galleries, and Campbell Collection of Soup Tureens). The Passport is not valid for Reserved Tours. A one-hour Reserved Tour can be added for an additional $10 per person; the 2-hour Reserved Tour is an additional $20 per person. Advanced reservations for Reserved Tours are highly recommended as space and availability are limited. For specific questions please call 800-448-3883 or visit Winterthur.org.

 

Q. Are there any blackout dates?
A. The Passport is not valid on certain dates due to special events. Please see these events below.

Blackout Dates

The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport is not valid for entry to the following events:

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Festival
Rockwood Park and Museum
June 25-26, 2016

Antiques Show
Brandywine River Museum of Art
May 27-29, 2017

 

Q. How many admissions does the Family Passport include?
A. A Family Passport provides admission for two adults, age 18 or older, and up to three children, age 17 or younger.

Q. How many visits to each attraction are included with a Passport?
A. The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport provides entry to each of the 11 attractions one time between May 28 and September 5, 2016. Once an attraction has been visited, the Passport is no longer valid at that location.

Q. Can I purchase a Passport in person?
A.
Yes. Passports may be purchased in person at the following locations: Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum of Art, Hagley Museum, Winterthur Museum, Mt. Cuba Center, Delaware Art Museum, and the downtown Wilmington Visitos Center.