$5 Fridays after 5
Unwind from your workweek and spend a Friday evening at Hagley for just $5 per person after 5 p.m.! The museum will have extended hours with the Powder Yards, Workers’ Hill and Visitor Center open until 7 p.m. Demonstrations and cannon firings will take place at 5, 6, and 6:45 p.m. Visitors may walk along the river as far as the Steam Engine and order food from the Belin House Café, which will remain open until 6:30 pm. Bring a bottle of wine and enjoy the evening!
The Hagley Store will remain open until 7:30 p.m. for visitors to make purchases before they leave.
Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children after 5 p.m. Members free.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Learn about pigments and diffusion. Experiment with different tree leaves to discover their hidden colors using chromatography.
Take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard.
Learn about momentum and energy transfer before taking on the challenge of building a catapult to launch a "pumpkin pom pom."
Get a sneak peek at activities for Invention Convention 2018.