Hours/Directions

Hours

March, Re-open on Sunday March 12 (Charter Day). From then, open Friday and Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM. Closed Monday through Thursday.

April, Open Thursday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM.  Closed Monday through Wednesday.

May through June 12, Open Wednesday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM.  Closed Monday and Tuesday but open for Memorial Day May 29.

June 6 through September 11, Open Tuesday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM. Closed Monday.  Open Fourth of July and Labor Day Sept 4.

September 12 through October, Open Wednesday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM. Closed Monday and Tuesday.

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

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

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

December 31 through mid-March, 2018, Closed but special tours and programs can be arranged by contacting the Director of Education at amoutten@gmail.com

Holidays, Closed Easter Sunday, Columbus 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: (See Tours page for times)
-$8.00 Adults
-$7.00 Seniors (60+), AAA, AARP, Veterans
-$5.00 Children (6-12)
-Free Children under 6, Active military with ID and family

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

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.