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December 17, 2012

Catch Remnants Of Longwood Gardens’ Sensational Summer LIGHT Installation, Still On Display Through The Holidays

Longwood Gardens is one of the Philadelphia region’s most special attractions, a lush world of exotic flowers and plants, with each season bringing a different pleasure: spring magnolias and azaleas; summer roses and water lilies; fall foliage and chrysanthemums; and winter camellias, orchids and palms. This season is an extra-special time to visit Longwood Gardens, […]

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September 5, 2012

Open Air Update: Check Out A Cool Teaser Video Of The Giant Interactive 3-D Light Installation Coming To The Parkway September 20; Plus, A Step-By-Step Guide About How To Participate

  In just 15 days, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway will become illuminated by 24 powerful robotic searchlights, creating enormous three-dimensional light formations in the night sky visible up to 10 miles away. Open Air, created by renowned new media artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer and presented by the Association for Public Art, is a Philadelphia first. It […]

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August 9, 2012

Longwood Gardens To Host Two More “Light Nights” In Conjunction With Its Stunning Light Exhibition

Longwood Gardens is offering two fantastic new ways to see Bruce Munro’s illuminating installation, Light, with “Light Nights.” The unique garden experience that Munro has created, reminiscent of flowers, glowing towers and cascading raindrops, offers guests the rare opportunity to explore Longwood Gardens after hours. Read more about the exhibition here. In conjunction with it, […]

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June 7, 2012

Reminder: Longwood Gardens’ Blockbuster Light Installation By Bruce Munro Debuts This Saturday, June 9; Watch An Awesome Time-Lapse Video Of The Installation

One of this summer’s — really this year’s — most anticipated exhibitions finally kicks off this weekend. Longwood Gardens’ epic Light Installations By Bruce Munro debuts this Saturday, June 9. Longwood Gardens commissioned renowned UK light artist Bruce Munro to present a garden-wide exhibition that offers guests the rare opportunity to explore Longwood Gardens after […]

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Aimee Theriault, Marketing Communications Associate At Longwood Gardens
 

Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory.

It’s called Light Installations by Bruce Munro, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss experience. All the details are here.

In the meantime, check out the video to meet Aimee, get a glimpse of the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, especially during the spring and summertime, and learn what she wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia, and why.

Light Installations by Bruce Munro at Longwood Gardens
When: June 9-September 29, 2012
Where: 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
Cost: Tickets start at $11
More info: www.longwoodgardens.org

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Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory. It’s called Light Installations by Bruce Munro, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss […]

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Welcome to Uwishunu's video series called "Philly 101," featuring 101 videos about Philadelphia in 101 days. Each video features a different Philadelphian, from top chefs and boutique owners to hotel doormen and brewers, sharing what they wish more people knew about Philly. Let us know what you wish more people knew about in the comments, on Twitter and on Facebook.
 

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May 23, 2012

Longwood Gardens’ Light Installations By Bruce Munro Debuts June 9: New Images Of The 23-Acre Exhibit, After-Hours SmART Nights, Culinary DeLIGHT Dinners In The Garden And More

One of our 12 Great Reasons To Visit Philadelphia In 2012 is fast-approaching: Longwood Gardens has commissioned renowned UK light artist Bruce Munro to present a garden-wide exhibition, Light Installations by Bruce Munro, debuting in just a few weeks, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss experience. Starting June 9, experience Longwood Gardens in […]

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May 8, 2012

Coming Attraction: “Open Air,” A Giant, Interactive 3-D Light Installation Coming To The Benjamin Franklin Parkway And The Philadelphia Skyline This September

Pretty awesome news: the newly renamed Association for Public Art (aPA) — formerly the the Fairmount Park Art Association — has commissioned internationally acclaimed new media artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer for a pretty exciting new public art project titled “Open Air” set to hit the skies of Philadelphia this fall. “Open Air” will be the world […]

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March 23, 2012

Happy 200th Birthday, Academy Of Natural Sciences! Don’t Miss The Pop-Up Outdoor Laser Light Show On The Academy Facade As Part Of Their Bicentennial Weekend Celebration

As we told you last week, the Academy of Natural Sciences turns 200 this year and is kicking off a year-long celebration with a special Bicentennial Weekend celebration. The institution is the nation’s oldest natural history museum and a Philadelphia treasure. Celebrate the bicentennial with an exciting new exhibit called “The Academy at 200: The […]

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August 11, 2011

Longwood Gardens Hosts Its Final Two Fireworks And Fountains Light And Sound Shows, August 13 And September 3

Summer nights are made all the more spectacular thanks to Fireworks and Fountains at Longwood Gardens. Fireworks and music bathe Longwood’s 1,050-acre horticultural showplace of colorful waterworks and meticulously manicured Norway maples. The annual multi-sensory evening series is an absolutely-can’t-miss summer event. And you’ve got two more chances to enjoy it: • Stravinsky ‘Stravaganza (August […]

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May 18, 2011

Longwood Gardens’ Spectacular Fireworks And Fountains Light And Sound Shows Debut For The Summer On Sunday, May 29

Summer nights just got more spectacular. Longwood Gardens has unveiled the 2011 schedule for Fireworks and Fountains, a multi-sensory evening series starting May 29 at its gorgeous outdoor gardens. For six nights between May and September, fireworks and music bathe Longwood’s 1,050-acre horticultural showplace of colorful waterworks and meticulously manicured Norway maples. The entire family […]

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