Hagley's Adult Programs include academic events (Author Talks, Research Seminars, and Conferences) and programming intended for older visitors (Walking Tours, Hagley After Hours, etc.).
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Talk to our garden guide about past and present plantings and learn about the rare fruit, tobacco, roses and more we still grow there today.
Alexandra Hui discusses her paper "Making Muzak Natural: The sounds of life, death, and the lyre bird in the built environment, 1950–1970."
Join Hagley After hours for a sunset Hayride. Warm up by the fire and roast a marshmallow while sipping on a beverage. This is a 21+ event.
Held on both Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15, 2017, this artisans’ marketplace brings talented artisans from the Mid-Atlantic area to display and sell fine arts, crafts, and gourmet items.
History professor and private pilot Alan Meyer provides an engaging account of the post-World War II aviation community.
November 24 through January 1— The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration of Twelfth Night.
Edward Balleisen traces the history of fraud in America from P. T. Barnum through Bernie Madoff.
Francesca Russello Ammon explored how postwar America came to equate destruction with progress.