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Chanticleer

Address: 786 Church Street, Wayne, PA 19087
Phone Number: 610-687-4163
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Wayne
Type: Gardens, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Thirty acres of a 1913 estate fashioned into a series of formal gardens including a meadow...
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Type: Gardens, Nature & Parks
Hours:
Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Thirty acres of a 1913 estate fashioned into a series of formal gardens including a meadow, woodland with shrubs and a produce garden.

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Chanticleer is an amazing place for strolling beautiful and ever changing gardens; picnicking with friends; getting inspiration for floral arrangements and landscaping; or just the pure escapist fun of plunking down on one of the many chairs dotting the garden and pretending that this is your home. One thing to note is that while children are welcome, their balls and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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143 attraction reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This was the outstanding garden on our three week journey through NE USA. It was a wonderful surprise with its gorgeous garden spaces, remarkable plant associations and extensive views. The volunteers here deserve mention too, so enthusiastic and helpful, their recommendatios for specific parts of the garden are well worth listening to. If you live near Chanticleer and you haven't... More 

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Oberlin, Ohio
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

As a professional horticulturist I have visited many public gardens and arboreta, but I have never walked a garden as lovely as this place. Each outdoor room was a delight--the entire place luring you from one tranquil yet fascinating spot to the next. It both soothes and titillates with its emphasis on foliage and texture and a rich comfort being... More 

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oregon
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52 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

it was the last day that the garden was open and despite the cold, it was a beautiful place. There are many different parts to the garden and each place was really different and well made- there are sculptures, water features, even a house w/ a beautiful pool as well as the beautiful nature all around. Worth a visit!

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Gorgeous property and wonderful park to stroll in as a couple or with a group for a convenient and quiet outing! Provided a great location for a large family gathering (out of towners), to break up the day. Picnicking is available with advance notice.

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South Hadley, Massachusetts
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This once-private residence is a 35 acre estate with beautiful gardens and hidden treasures. Even in this "off" season, the grounds were colorful and beautifully maintained.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Chanticleer is relatively close to me so I have had the opportunity to stop by a few times and look around and its a really nice place to spend some time and relax. The gardens are maintained very very well. Anyone interested in elaborate gardens with a spectacular variety of plants will find this place very nice. Its also good... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Oh my goodness this place is beautiful. There is so much to look at. Nice place to go for a leisurely stroll. You can bring alcohol in and just sit and chat with friends! Great place to visit!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This garden and estate is beautiful and relaxing. It's a fine place for a quiet stroll not too far out into the country. Definitely worth a little time in a busy day.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Absolutely above expectations. This garden is so beautiful and so well taken care of. It is a very big place, so be prepared to walk, walk, walk. But it is totally worth it. And don't forget your camera.

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