The 2-Day Getaway: Rediscovering the Mid-Atlantic Region - Brandywine Valley
Virtual Daytime Tour
Friday, November 20, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. ET
$35 - Non-Member
Brandywine Valley, Pennsylvania
STREAMING PROGRAM INFORMATION
- This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
- Platform: Zoom
- Online registration is required.
- If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
VIRTUAL TOUR SERIES DESCRIPTION
Residents of the Mid-Atlantic have an advantage when it comes to closer-to-home travel choices. This geographically and culturally diverse area boasts plenty of appealing destinations that can be reached within a few hours’ drive from wherever you live in the region
Environmental historian Hayden Mathews guides a series of virtual tours to whet your appetite for independent exploration and spark your travel plans. During each, Mathews covers the history and background on each area’s distinctive geographical and environmental profile, and offers stunning images, lots of tips and insights for visitors, and other useful resources.
Even if you know your own region well, these surveys of the Mid-Atlantic offer the chance to discover some great new or overlooked spots to add to your must-see list—or find the perfect reason to finally set off for a place you’ve long wanted to visit.
THIS VIRTUAL TOUR'S FOCUS
The Brandywine Valley and Greater Philadelphia
The beautiful Brandywine region is an ideal destination for lovers of art, antiques, grand houses and gardens, and American history. Program highlights include Longwood Gardens, the Hagley Museum, and the Brandywine River Valley Museum. Mathews also offers tips for enjoying the more urban delights of Philadelphia.
MID-ATLANTIC VIRTUAL TOURS
If you are interested in additional Mid-Atlantic virtual tours, view the upcoming schedule:
UPDATED PATRON INFORMATION
- Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
- Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
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This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.