Science Saturday: Catapults and Pom-kins
Learn about momentum and energy transfer before taking on the challenge of building a catapult to launch a "pumpkin pom pom." Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and engineering challenges. This is a drop-in activity, feel free to join the fun at any time from 1 to 4 p.m. Activities are included in admission and free to members. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Get a sneak peek at activities for Invention Convention 2018.
Experience the du Pont ancestral home decorated for the holidays and the “Magic of Miniatures” exhibition, featuring a whimsically detailed dollhouse inhabited by miniature teddy bears!