Longwood Gardens is a special Chester County destination for children and grown-ups alike. Every season it has something exciting to offer. In the fall, it’s tough to beat its array of colorful foliage, and kids enjoy the pumpkins and harvest activities. Winter brings a wonderland of festive lights and holiday displays, including the Garden Railway featuring Thomas the Tank Engine.
Once spring and summer roll around, Longwood Gardens transforms into an oasis filled with incredible blooms, shady pathways, outdoor events like Nightscape and musical performances in the Open Air Theatre. Visitors don’t have to be horticultural experts to appreciate everything Longwood has to offer. Here are five reasons why kids (and adults!) can’t get enough of Longwood, especially in warm weather.