The Brandywine River Museum of Art offers discounted admission to unguided groups of 15 or more and guided tours to groups of 10 or more. Advance purchase is required to obtain group rates and tours. Please see below for more details.
Please complete the above Reservation Form to book your group visit. A member of our team will then be in touch to help you arrange all the details. If you have questions about tours and would like to speak with someone first, please contact our Group Tours Office at 610.388.8333 or [email protected].
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Group dining options
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the safety of our guests, lunches for groups will be accommodated on a case-by-case basis. We are unable to offer any buffet lunches for the foreseeable future.
Our cafeteria-style restaurant seats approximately 80 people. The kitchen is open Wednesday–Monday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Groups looking to dine on their own in our café can choose from a variety of menu items including:
- freshly prepared sandwiches
- homemade soups
- fresh salad platters
- daily specials
- beer and wine available
Prepaid Group Lunches
Groups also have the opportunity to preorder either a boxed lunch ($12 per person) or buffet lunch ($14 per person) in advance. We highly encourage this for groups with limited time—or that are larger than 20. The Group Tours Office must be notified at least two weeks in advance if your group would like to add this option onto their reservation.
All buffet lunches include the following menu:
- An assortment of three sandwiches**
- Brandywine Mushroom Soup or Garden Salad*
- Fruit Cup
- Beverage – coffee, tea, iced tea, lemonade
All boxed lunches include the following:
- Sandwich (preselect up to three options)**
- Bag of Chips
- Clementine, Apple, or Banana
- Chocolate Chip Cookie
- Beverage – Iced Tea or Lemonade
*The Brandywine Mushroom soup is offered to groups seasonally between October 1–March 31, while the Garden Salad is offered seasonally between April 1–September 31.
**Sandwiches are to be chosen at least two weeks in advance of the group’s visit. Please select three options from the list. All sandwiches can be made Gluten-Free upon advance request. The Group Leader must inform the Group Tours Office of any special dietary concerns as soon as possible. A detailed list of ingredients and potential allergens is available upon request.
Need help finding transportation to the Brandywine?
Interested in touring more than one historic site during your visit? Opt for one of our half-day itineraries and visit one of our sister institutions in the afternoon after your morning tour.
Download our Group Visit FAQ Sheet