Hours/Directions

Hours

March, Re-open on Sunday March 12 (Charter Day). Open Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM. Closed Monday-Friday

April, Open Friday/Satruday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM

May through June, Closed Tuesday, Open Wed through Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM.  Closed Monday and Tuesday. 

July through August, Open Tuesday (Beginning July 12) Open Wednesday through Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM. Closed Monday.

September and October, Open Wednesday through Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM. Closed Monday and Tuesday.

November, Open Thursday through Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM. Closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

December until Christmas Eve, Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9 AM through 4 PM, Sunday noon through 4 PM. Closed Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday.

Christmas-New Years week, Open Tuesday through Friday 9 AM through 4 PM.

December 31 through March 11, 2017, Closed but special tours and programs can be arranged by contacting the Director of Education at amoutten@gmail.com

Holidays, Closed Easter Sunday, all Monday holidays, Independence Day, Thanksgiving and day after, Christmas Eve and day.

Fees: The park is free to walk around and use.  There are outdoor picnic areas.  Restrooms are located in the Visitor’s Center.  No fires permitted on the grounds.

Visitor’s Center: Open until 4 PM each day the park is open.

House Tour, Museum, and Film:
-$8.00 Adults
-$7.00 Seniors (60+), AAA, AARP, Veterans
-$5.00 Children (6-12)
-Free Children under 6, Active military with ID

Museum Admission and Film:
-$5.00
-Free Children under 6, Active military with ID

Washington’s HQ tours start at 10 AM and continue every hour except noon, with our last tour offered at 3 PM. If you do not have time to complete all activities in one day, your ticket will be stamped for readmission.

Directions

Brandywine Battlefield park is in southeastern PA, about one mile east of Chadds Ford, PA on US 1.

Address: 1491 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317
GPS coordinates: N 39.87378 W 75.57817
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From Philadelphia:
Interstate 95 south to just past Chester, exit to US 322 west.  Left at intersection with US 1.   Take US 1 south for 2.7 miles.  You will go through the intersection with US 202.  Brandywine Battlefield park is on the right at the light.

From Wilmington:
Come north on US 202 to the intersection with US 1.  Left onto US 1 south for 1.7 miles. Brandywine Battlefield park is on the right at the light.

From points west:
Come north on US 1 past Kennett Square.  After crossing the Brandywine River at Chadds Ford, Brandywine Battlefield park is another mile on US 1, at the light.

From West Chester or Valley Forge:
Come south on US 202 to the intersection with US 1. Right onto US 1 south for 1.7 miles. Brandywine Battlefield park is on the right at the light.