Date(s) - 12/12/2015 - 02/23/2018
8:00 am - 2:16 pm
West Chester Parks & Recreation
Saturday, December 12, 2015
8:00AM – Depart the West Chester Parks and Recreation
401 Eat Gay Street
West Chester PA 19380
10:00AM – Arrive at Merrifield Garden Centers Merrifield staff will give a short talk on using plant materials for Christmas decorating, then enjoy free time to shop the greenhouse and gift shop unt il noon. A catered lunch at the garden center follows.
12:45PM – Depart for the U.S. Botanic Garden
1:30PM – The U.S. Botanic Gardens Conservatory has stunning live plant exhibits from around the world, including a tropical jungle, a desert Region, one of the world’s best orchid collections and plants from Jurassic time. See it decorated for Christmas with an elaborate train room.
3:30PM – Depart for Mrs. K’s Toll House
4:30PM – Dinner at Mrs. K’s Toll House. This fine-dining Restaurant was established in 1930. Sit back and relax in this historic and beautiful restaurant, beautifully decorated for the holidays.
6:00PM – Depart for Brookside Gardens
6:30PM – Arrive at Brookside Gardens after dark to enjoy its Garden of Lights with1 million lights strung on animal– and plant-shaped frames and on many of the landscape plants. Also enjoy two plant-filled glass conservatories decorated for Christmas with scale trains running throughout.
8:30PM – Depart for home
Trip includes, transpiration, admissions, lunch, dinner, taxes, meal gratuities, and the bus drivers gratuity.
*Times subject to change