Read Aloud Tours at Brandywine River Museum- Chadds Ford

Read-Aloud Tours for Young Children

Introduce children to the museum through this special program created for children ages 3 to 6 accompanied by an adult. Read-Aloud Tours feature story time in the gallery followed by an art-making activity. The fall tours take place on Thursday mornings from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Registration is required and families may sign up for one or more programs by contacting the education office at 610-388-8382 or

The tours are free to members and included in regular museum admission of $8/adult, $5 per child, free for children under 6.
Read-Aloud Tours for Fall:
Story Theme
Oct. 30- Too Many Pumpkins by Linda White- Activity:Pumpkin faces

Nov. 6- Legend of the Indian Paintbrush retold by Tomie dePaola- Activity:Tissue paper sunsets

Nov. 13- Olivia by Ian Falconer- Activity:Model Magic© pigs

Nov. 20- The Mitten adapted by Jan Brett- Activity: Paper mittens

The River museum is located on U.S. Route 1, Chadds Ford, PA 19317

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This activity is appropriate for kids ages 3-6