Families and pirates of all ages
A day full of pirate fun with pirate-themed crafts, art treasure hunts in the museum galleries and an exciting performance by Hedgerow Theatre. Hedgerow's creative production encourages the audience to take part in the storytelling with Peter Pan, Tinker Bell and the infamous pirate, Captain Hook, in a journey to Neverland.
The Brandywine River Museum displays most of the original paintings created by N.C. Wyeth for the 1911 edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island. The famous edition was a critical and popular success, establishing Wyeth as one of the period's foremost illustrators. His illustrations are regarded as the iconic Treasure Island illustrations, and they have influenced the design of numerous plays and movies based on the novel.
Brandywine River Museum
Sunday, November 3, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
"Storytime Peter Pan" at 10:30 a.m. and noon.
Free before noon.
After 12 p.m., admission fees charged-$12 for adults; $8 seniors; $6, students with ID and children ages 6-12.Free for children under 6 and Brandywine Conservancy members.
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The Brandywine River Museum, located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, is open daily (except Christmas Day) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for seniors ages 65 and over, $6 for children ages 6 and older and free for children 5 and younger and Brandywine Conservancy members. Museum admission is free on Sunday mornings from 9:30 a.m. until noon through November 24, 2013. For more information, call 610-388-2700 or visit www.brandywinemuseum.org