Explosions Walking Tour

Explosions Walking Tour

NEXT DATE:   |   11 a.m.  |  
category: Walking Tours  |  location: Visitor Center


This walking tour tells the remarkable stories of black powder explosions when Hagley was a gunpowder manufactory and the workers' lives that were changed as a result. It ends with an explosive finish! Tour involves walking on uneven ground.

Included in admission and free for members. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.

The signal cannon is our main demonstration tool. Burning dish or mortar (cannonball) cannon firings are not available at every demonstration.

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