Current Hours

Wednesday – Saturday:     9am – 4pm
Sunday:      12pm – 4pm

Hours subject to change;  call 610 – 459 – 3342

*Open Memorial Day and July 4th*

Directions

Brandywine Battlefield park is 30 minutes southwest of Philadelphia and 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

Directions From

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.

2018 Schedule

March, Re-opening on Sunday March 11th (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, Open Wednesday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM.  Closed Monday and Tuesday but open for Memorial Day May 28.

June through August, Open Tuesday through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM. Closed Monday.  Open Fourth of July and Labor Day Sept 3.

September 11, Remembrance Ceremony 6-7 PM free.

September  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 through Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday noon to 4 PM. Closed Monday through Thursday.

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

December 31 through mid-March, 2019, 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, day and day after.

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.  A ticket is required for the Museum, House Tour, and Film.

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

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