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Thu. Aug 25

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Thu. Aug 25

Fountains of Longwood Insider Tour

Explore outdoor fountains on a tour of the historic east gardens and learn why Longwood is an "Engineer's Garden."

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Thu. Aug 25

Meadow History Highlights

Enjoy a walk with a guide and learn about the transitions from forest, field, and farm to beautiful Meadow Garden.

1:00 pm
Thu. Aug 25

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us on Thursday evenings during Nightscape for live music under the stars. Nightscape ticket or Member reservation required.

6:00 pm
Thu. Aug 25

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

Experience Nightscape, remixed. And enjoy the wonder of Longwood after dark.

9:00 pm
Fri. Aug 26

Floral Fun August: The Idea Garden

Fresh garden vegetables add color, texture, and whimsy to your late summer design.

10:00 am
Fri. Aug 26

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Fri. Aug 26

Open Air Theatre Insider Tour

Explore the secrets of the Open Air Theatre on this guided tour.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Fri. Aug 26

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

Tour the first garden Longwood's founder Pierre S. du Pont created after he purchased the property.

1:00 pm
Fri. Aug 26

Wonders of the Waterlilies

Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display

6:30 pm
Fri. Aug 26

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

Experience Nightscape, remixed. And enjoy the wonder of Longwood after dark.

9:00 pm
Sat. Aug 27

Garden Modeling with SketchUp

Two-session course. For beginning designers who'd like to take their graphic communications to the next level.

8:30 am
Sat. Aug 27

Beginner Bird Hikes

Join our experienced volunteers as they introduce you to bird watching on an easy hike through the Meadow Garden.

9:00 am
Sat. Aug 27

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sat. Aug 27

Meadow Garden Wildflower Walks

Join our wildflower experts on our meadow trails to discover what’s in bloom.

10:30 am
Sat. Aug 27

Conservatory Story Insider Tour

Explore the heritage and history of the Performing Arts spaces nestled within the horticultural beauty of the Conservatory.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sat. Aug 27

Conservatory Highlights

Enjoy a guided tour around our historic Orangery and Exhibition Hall.

1:00 pm
Sat. Aug 27

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

Experience Nightscape, remixed. And enjoy the wonder of Longwood after dark.

9:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Meadow Birding Hikes

Join our experienced birding volunteers as they lead you through the Meadow Garden in search of our resident and migratory bird species.

9:00 am
Sun. Aug 28

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Italian Water Garden Insider Tour

Go on an exclusive tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Fearless Watercolor

Six session course. Relax, paint, laugh, and learn in this fun class open to all skill levels.

1:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Peirce's Woods Highlights

Learn about our heritage trees and native plantings with an expert tour guide on a stroll through our historic east gardens.

1:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

An Informative Discussion: The New Main Fountain Garden

Get a sneak peek at features of the new Main Fountain Garden, and hear about plans for the grand re-opening in Spring 2017.

6:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Summer Members-only Hours

Enjoy exclusive summer evening hours with a free concert.

6:00 pm
Sun. Aug 28

Bumper Jacksons—Summer Members-only Hours

Bumper Jacksons bring you into the center of a party where everyone’s invited and the dance floor never sleeps.

7:00 pm
Mon. Aug 29

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Tue. Aug 30

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Tue. Aug 30

Edible Plants

Six session course. This course will concentrate on identification, culture, landscape use, and culinary use.

6:30 pm
Wed. Aug 31

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Wed. Aug 31

Wonders of the Waterlilies

Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display

10:30 am
Wed. Aug 31

Summer Flowering Bulbs

Three-session course. Focus on the identification and culture of bulbs, corms, rhizomes, and tubers that flower in summer.

5:00 pm
Wed. Aug 31

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

Experience Nightscape, remixed. And enjoy the wonder of Longwood after dark.

9:00 pm

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