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Brandywine Battlefield

1491 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-7369
+1 610-459-3342
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Great way to engage children with local history.

Local educational stop for children of all ages. So much history surrounds this area of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beth I
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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
For Enthusiasts Only

For as important a place as Brandywine is, the Battlefield as an attraction felt like a colossal... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
MrSaturn64
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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This site marks the spot where the Revolutionary War's Battle of Brandywine was fought.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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1491 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-7369
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+1 610-459-3342
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Local educational stop for children of all ages. So much history surrounds this area of Pennsylvania. Worth the stop.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For as important a place as Brandywine is, the Battlefield as an attraction felt like a colossal waste of potential. Washington's Headquarters was interesting and all, but the one at Valley Forge was better. The grounds also need better upkeep, as the grass is overgrown....More

Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We watched the movie and paid for a tour of Washington's headquarters, which was only so-so. You can do a self-guided tour and get as much out of it. I was disappointed that the other buildings were no longer available to tour, but we still...More

Thank JerseyShoreGma
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Battlefield is small and not much to see or explore, nothing like Gettysburg. It was a very cold day when I visited, so I didn't get to walk around and the visitor center looked closed but I heard it gives you a lot of information...More

Thank Harry K
Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you have been to Gettysburg or a comparable Civil War battlefield, then this Revolutionary War site will leave a lot to be desired. The land is beautiful and some of the houses restored, but there is not much to see. No monuments or placards...More

Thank Crazyhorse30
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The only way it would be better is if the "Washington house" was the actual house that Washington stayed in and used as his head quarters, and the reproduction. Also the Washington coat and hat in the house are way to small for a man...More

Thank Moses M
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I was running errands and needed to stretch my legs.......that is when I stumbled upon this Battlefield. Not much to see, but interesting enough for history buffs. Plus you can get some pretty cool pics here with family for holiday cards 😉

Thank Lissa3891
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It's actually a huge part of British and American History. The largest battle of the Revolutionary War took place here. In addition to the war, you see what life was like during the 17th and early 18th century America. Beautiful grounds and very nice tour...More

Thank LydiaK313
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A memorial to a time when the struggle for freedom cost so many lives. This is a beautiful setting to sit and meditate on America's Freedom.

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stopped at the end of a day touring gardens. Stopped at the visitor center and then drove to the graveyard as the houses had just closed for the day.

Thank Rosemary B
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