The Largest French Garden In The Country Is Hiding In Delaware’s Brandywine Valley

Many people can tell that the Philadelphia area is the country’s garden capital, but most don’t venture down to see the DuPont Estates, beyond Longwood Gardens. Did you know the largest French Garden in America is right here in Delaware?

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Nemours is open for visits from May through December. You can stop by Tuesday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m, or between 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays.

Nemours is part of Delaware’s gorgeous DuPont Corridor, and you can easily combine a trip to Nemours with one to the nearby Winterthur. This Beautiful 1,000-Acre Botanical Garden In Delaware Is A Sight To Be Seen and pairs perfectly with the formal garden tours at Nemours.