Science Saturday: May the Water Force be with You
Water wheels and turbines harness the power of the water. Build a water wheel that lifts a weight off of the ground. Visitors are invited to solve science mysteries and engineering challenges.
Activities are included in admission and free to members. This is a drop-in activity, feel free to join the fun at any time from 1 to 4 p.m. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
Science Saturdays are presented by
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."
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Get a sneak peek at activities for Invention Convention 2018.