Hayrides at Hagley
Take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard. Guests can create fall-themed crafts, and see a gunpowder explosion, roll mill in action, and working nineteenth-century machines. Included with admission and free for members.
Make sure to reserve your hayride time upon your arrival at the Visitor Center. Spaces are limited.
Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. This event is weather-dependent; please check hagley.org for updates.
Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder manufactory.
Visitors explore the geology of the Brandywine Valley and its impact on the milling industry.
Spend a tasty afternoon learning about the chemical properties of the items you have in your kitchen! Make tie-dye milk art and ice cream in a bag!
Hagley is offering two weeks of summer camp activities. Camp provide a fun, hands-on environment in which to learn and make new friends.
Use an egg to demonstrate the principles of motion, showing Newton's laws in full force.