Sights, Sounds, and Smells at Hagley Museum
Visitors experience an in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production in the Hagley Powder Yard and visit production areas rarely seen by guests. This tour ends with an explosive finish. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for Hagley members. Please note that this event is weather-dependent. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
3 other occurrences.June 20, 2021
July 18, 2021
August 22, 2021
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