Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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Orchid Extravaganza

Featuring thousands of blooms throughout the conservatory, Longwood showcases the revered orchid with innovative displays, interesting talks and tours and memorable exhibits.

Orchid Extravaganza
  • John Yoder of Stevensville, Pa., photographs some Vanda orchids. Nearly 5,000 additional orchids are on display during Orchid Extravaganza, January 25-March 30 at Longwood Gardens. They are displayed in hanging orbs, floating islands, orchid draped sculptures, and arrangements in the Conservatory. January 28, 2014. ( MICHAEL S. WIRTZ / Staff Photographer )
Longwood Gardens
Rte. 1 Kennett Square, PA 19348
Featuring thousands of blooms throughout the conservatory, Longwood showcases the revered orchid with innovative displays, interesting talks and tours and memorable exhibits.
Tickets: Included in admission
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Kennett Underground Railroad Heritage Trail Tour
  • Poor Richard's Walking Tours
  • Autumn's Colors
  • Chester County Visitors Center
  • Hilton Garden Inn
Nearby Restaurants
  • The Orchard
  • Talula's Table
Where:
Rte. 1 Kennett Square, PA 19348

Information: 610-388-1000
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