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Mon. Oct 22

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Mon. Oct 22

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Mon. Oct 22

Birds of Longwood Walks

Join experienced guides on a quest to discover Longwood's feathery inhabitants. Free with Gardens Admission.

9:00 am
Mon. Oct 22

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Mon. Oct 22

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm
Mon. Oct 22

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Tue. Oct 23

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Tue. Oct 23

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Tue. Oct 23

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Tue. Oct 23

Forest Ecology Walk

Join our Land Stewardship Manager and discover how Longwood stewards its woodlands, using short and long-term planning strategies. Free with Gardens Admission.

10:30 am
Tue. Oct 23

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm
Tue. Oct 23

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Tue. Oct 23

Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

Explore the inner workings of the largest fountain garden in the US. Ticket required.

1:15 pm 3:15 pm
Wed. Oct 24

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Wed. Oct 24

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Wed. Oct 24

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Wed. Oct 24

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm
Wed. Oct 24

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Thu. Oct 25

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Thu. Oct 25

Chrysanthemum Festival

Enjoy our most intensively cultivated display, with thousands of mums nurtured by our experts to form orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more.

9:00 am
Thu. Oct 25

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm 7:15 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

Explore the inner workings of the largest fountain garden in the US. Ticket required.

1:15 pm 3:15 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us for live music under the stars.

5:00 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Floral Fun October 2018: Yellowstone National Park—Wait List

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

6:00 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Lantern Display

Autumn days bring Asian-inspired paper lanterns to our Conservatory, illuminated on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings in October.

6:00 pm
Thu. Oct 25

Main Fountain Garden Illuminated Fountain Performances

Enjoy a nighttime spectacle unlike any other.

8:15 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Fri. Oct 26

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Fri. Oct 26

Chrysanthemum Festival

Enjoy our most intensively cultivated display, with thousands of mums nurtured by our experts to form orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more.

9:00 am
Fri. Oct 26

From Garden to Table Design—Wait List

Create a natural design using locally sourced flowers and foliage to inspire and encourage you to create from your own garden.

9:00 am
Fri. Oct 26

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm 7:15 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

Explore the inner workings of the largest fountain garden in the US. Ticket required.

1:15 pm 3:15 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us for live music under the stars.

5:00 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Lantern Display

Autumn days bring Asian-inspired paper lanterns to our Conservatory, illuminated on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings in October.

6:00 pm
Fri. Oct 26

Main Fountain Garden Illuminated Fountain Performances

Enjoy a nighttime spectacle unlike any other.

8:15 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Floral Design Certificate Exam (Fall 2018)

Students who have completed the requirements of the Floral Design Certificate program are eligible to take the exam.

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Ikebana and Bonsai Exhibit

Hosted by Philadelphia Chapter of Ikebana Internat'l, Ameriseki Group of N.A. Viewing Stone Society, & Brandywine Bonsai Society.

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Chrysanthemum Festival

Enjoy our most intensively cultivated display, with thousands of mums nurtured by our experts to form orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more.

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Beginner Bird Hikes

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

9:00 am
Sat. Oct 27

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Meadow Garden Wildflower Walks

Join our wildflower experts on our meadow trails to discover what’s in bloom. Free with Gardens Admission.

10:30 am
Sat. Oct 27

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm 7:15 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us for live music under the stars.

5:00 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Lantern Display

Autumn days bring Asian-inspired paper lanterns to our Conservatory, illuminated on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings in October.

6:00 pm
Sat. Oct 27

Main Fountain Garden Illuminated Fountain Performances

Enjoy a nighttime spectacle unlike any other.

8:15 pm
Sun. Oct 28

Ikebana and Bonsai Exhibit

Hosted by Philadelphia Chapter of Ikebana Internat'l, Ameriseki Group of N.A. Viewing Stone Society, & Brandywine Bonsai Society.

9:00 am
Sun. Oct 28

Chrysanthemum Festival

Enjoy our most intensively cultivated display, with thousands of mums nurtured by our experts to form orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more.

9:00 am
Sun. Oct 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. Free with Gardens Admission.

9:00 am
Sun. Oct 28

Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner to see, touch, and say cheese for a festive fall photo with our pumpkins!

9:00 am
Sun. Oct 28

Garden Railway

Make memories with your little ones in our Garden Railway!

9:00 am
Sun. Oct 28

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

10:15 am 12:15 pm 2:15 pm 4:15 pm 5:55 pm
Sun. Oct 28

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Fountains dance to new heights during 12-minute daily fountain shows.

11:15 am 1:15 pm 3:15 pm 5:15 pm
Sun. Oct 28

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Sun. Oct 28

Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

Explore the inner workings of the largest fountain garden in the US. Ticket required.

1:15 pm 3:15 pm

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