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Longwood Gardens Christmas

Dazzling lights highlight this incredible holiday celebration

Longwood Gardens Christmas

The holidays go red, white and green at Longwood Gardens during A Longwood Gardens Christmas, featuring 500,000 twinkling lights, colorful fountains and beautifully adorned trees. Credit: Photo courtesy William Bill


November 24, 2016 – January 8, 2017


No holiday is complete without a visit to Longwood Gardens, where more than 500,000 twinkling lights and spectacular fountain shows compose a brilliant wonderland your family is sure to love.

As you stroll through the grounds, marvel at lights strung on miles and miles of wire glowing in the trees. More than 6,000 seasonal plants and 50 trees are decked out with sparkling red, gold and green glass ornaments — including a 30-foot floral tree created with hundreds of vibrant red poinsettias.

Outside, colorful fountains dance to holiday music as illuminated stars twinkle above.

Holiday Performances

Enjoy the sounds of the season with special performances from local musicians, special guests and sing-alongs with The Longwood Organ. Celebrate the holidays with daily performances, many of which are free. For a complete listing of upcoming events, click the button below.

Holiday Performance Schedule

Hours and Tickets

Timed tickets are available for A Longwood Gardens Christmas, offering visitors the best opportunity to see the festive displays and exhibits. Plan your visit in advance and experience the magic of the holiday season. Tip: Choose times during non-peak days for lower prices and smaller crowds.

Learn more about A Longwood Gardens Christmas and purchase tickets in advance using the button below.

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1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
(610) 388-1000

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