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786 Church Rd, Wayne, PA 19087-4713
+1 610-687-4163
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Spend a delightful hour or two exploring Wayne's hidden treasure. This ever changing garden... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Paoli, Pennsylvania
A Tranquil Place to Relax in the Summer

The plantings are gorgeous. It used to be free to local residents but now they charge $5 and $10... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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786 Church Rd, Wayne, PA 19087-4713
+1 610-687-4163
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spend a delightful hour or two exploring Wayne's hidden treasure. This ever changing garden enchants the senses. Bring a picnic, or just wander the comfortable paths through gardens that lead to unexpected places and feature beautiful plants.

Thank jaedwards522
Reviewed 1 week ago

The plantings are gorgeous. It used to be free to local residents but now they charge $5 and $10 for the general public. It is not very large but it is very pleasant to walk around the entire gardens or to sit on one of...More

Thank Ligtas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were in the area to see some gardens on 2017-05-07. We've been to several gardens in the area. There are some we have visited multiple times. This was our first visit here to Chanticleer. It was beautiful. Words can't describe it,...More

Thank Jesuscares4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friend told me about Chanticleer being on the top 20 gardens to visit in the US. When I looked into it for visiting sister and her 20-ish daughters, thought it would be a great day trip that included my 2 year old grandson. Fabulous gardens...More

Thank Martina P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We try to get here on different seasons and there is always something special to see.The gardens are kept perfectly and the staff is very helpful.Keep the good work.

Thank aviron l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worried about this morning’s hard rain, we were delighted it had stopped raining when we arrived at Chanticleer when it opened. Lighting was terrific. It was overcast with raindrops throughout the garden. Colors were vibrant and the beauty of the flowers exceeded expectations. We noticed...More

Thank Marc S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always love going to Chanticleer. There is always something in bloom and there is a lot to see with the houses and sculptures and the fish pond. They must have received a grant recently because it is even better kept this year than it...More

Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Chanticleer after a photo workshop in Longwood Gardens. Chanticleer is very different. It is more natural, peaceful and not crowded. The flowers are arranged naturally. That is, the tulips are not all in one place. You can find clusters of tulips intermingled...More

Thank craysnancy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, our 2nd visit and again I am really impressed. These horticulturalists always make such a beautiful combination of plants that appear contemporary and fresh. So unexpected and bold and yet beautiful. I plan to come back later in the season.

Thank Ahahn063
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a real sleeper,even for those who live nearby and never visited it.It is sort of a "min-Longwood Gardens" with a large number of landscaped gardens,pools,glades,tree collections,fields and buildings.It is not huge,but very detailed and created mini-environments within a large estate.The collection of trees,plants,herbs,flowers...More

Thank Dean S
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Would it be a good trip for children and would I be able to bring a stroller through the gardens?
6 March 2017|
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Response from 1015SueM44 | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both questions - lots of room to roam for kids and strollers.
When is the best time to visit? Time of year? Time of day to avoid bus crowds?
6 August 2016|
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Response from louise d | Reviewed this property |
I have been there spring, summer and fall. Even if it rains, there are areas of trees that you can escape. There is also areas to avoid hot sun. All the gardens within the garden are inherent to themselves and there is... More
How far are the gardens from Philadelphia?
6 July 2016|
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Response from Vince S | Reviewed this property |
15 miles . Train from center city to Radnor