Invention Convention Presented by Agilent Technologies
At Hagley's Invention Convention, visitors will learn how to survive in outer space – what to wear, what to eat and drink, and how to keep fit in microgravity. Enjoy hands-on activities and learn fun facts about space travel! Enjoy an interactive science fair, Tinkering Tables, and Create an Invention were you can earn a Hagley Patent.
ADULTS: $8 / CHILDREN 4-14: $6 / CHILDREN 3 AND UNDER & HAGLEY MEMBERS: FREE
Use the Buck Road entrance (GPS Address):
298 Buck Road East
Wilmington, DE 19807
Invention Convention is presented by
1 other occurrence.January 21, 2019
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