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Address: Route 1, Kennett Square, PA 19348
Phone Number: 610-388-1000
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The garden spreads out over 1,000 acres and includes 20 distinct gardens in...

The garden spreads out over 1,000 acres and includes 20 distinct gardens in the conservatory alone.

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Have been a member for 15+ years. I can honestly say it is well worth the price. There is always something new to discover. The creativity of the staff and their skills, always... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Baltimore, Maryland
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have been a member for 15+ years. I can honestly say it is well worth the price. There is always something new to discover. The creativity of the staff and their skills, always blows my mind. Oh, did I mention nature's beauty... WOW! This place never gets old or stale. Plus, the terrain of the property makes for a spectacular... More 

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Seaville, New Jersey, United States
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I finally visited this attraction and were extremely impressed with its beauty and cleanliness! The conservatory, the organ, fountains, topiary garden, Italian fountain and flower garden walk were all magnificent! Highly recommend to all!

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Thank Cheryl C
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

An amazingly beautiful garden in a peaceful setting. The gardens feature various walking paths that wander through the property allowing for viewing of the fabulous plantings. All gardens are well maintained and just so fresh and beautiful even during the recent heat wave this August. The Italian Water Garden is such a wonderful surprise in the middle of this garden.... More 

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Elkton, MD
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54 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Longwood Gardens is a beautiful place to visit anytime of year so I would give it a five star rating. But Nightscape is another whole story. Very overrated and certainly not worth the money.

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Thank Jettie070
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Gardens started as a land grant for a farm around 1700. Stayed in that family for 200 years. Descendants of the original owner started developing the arboretum in the 1800s. Pierre duPont acquired the property in 1906 and over time created the diverse gardens. After his death, the Foundation expanded his vision and the grounds and the magnificent conservatory. Work... More 

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Thank Tracy Y
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely love Longwood and cannot wait for the Fountain project to be done. But they have to take a big hit on the irresponsible decision to do away with the Thanksgiving buffet. Their rationale? People w/out reservations passed by the dining area on Thanksgiving and were "upset" that they couldn't get in. Hello!! What were they planning on doing later... More 

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Thank OscarPeach
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's hard to put into words how beautiful Longwood Gardens is, so I will just keep it short and say this is an obvious must-visit. Allow at least two hours to adequately explore all the grounds (probably closer to three hours). The conservatory was my favorite part as was getting a chance to go inside one of the mansions to... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm not a garden tour person typically... But this is WAY more! Stunning property abundant in history & beauty! Purchased in the early 1900's by Pierre DuPont - this is a magical, phenomenally cared for property w/lots of sweet treasures to discover! An adorable beer garden on property, gift shop, the family home and an amazing conservatory with indescribable plants!... More 

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Thank Beth F
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow. This was my first time to long wood gardens. I was reminded of Ireland , Costa Rica and more. All in PA . Thanks to the Duponts . If you like plants and flowers at all you must take 2 or 3 hours to visit this treasure.

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Thank Dale W
Long Island, New York
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It seems like every year they outdo themselves from a year before. The show was simply magical. There were several points throughout the grounds with a different show to see. One of them was overlooking a lake. To enjoy the show you can relax on the lawn with myriads of stars up above which you couldn't see in a brightly... More 

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