Summer Camp at Hagley

Summer Camp at Hagley

NEXT DATE: August 3, 2021  |  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  |  Tuesday
category: Family Programs  |  location: Visitor Center

Hagley is offering two weeks of summer camp activities.  Camp provide a fun, hands-on environment in which to learn and make new friends.

During STEM Camp, campers investigate scientific and engineering concepts and complete hands-on challenges. Each camp day will focus on a different topic in science and include subjects in life science, physical science, coding, and engineering. At a Science Expo at the end of the week, campers can show off their projects and favorite demonstrations for their families.

Life Long Ago campers immerse themselves into life in a 19th-century black powder factory and workers’ village.  Each day campers explore different activities common during the 1800s, such as gardening, cooking, making toys, dancing, and much more. Campers also participate in tasks specific to a powder factory like firing off charges of powder, making barrels, and constructing water wheels.  The camp week culminates in a carnival when campers can share what they have learned with their families.

Hagley incorporates Delaware COVID-19 guidelines into the summer camps. Camp groups will be small, with masking and sanitizing procedures in place. Camps are staffed by adult camp instructors and teenage camp counselors. Teens interested in volunteering can sign up to be counselors at Training is provided.

July 12-16  (Click here to register. Instructions below)
STEM Camp (ages 7-9)

August 2-6   (Click here to register. Instructions below)
Life Long Ago Camp (ages 7-9) • STEM Camp (ages 10-12)

Camp Schedule:
Camps operate Monday-Friday
Camp Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.        
Drop Off begins: 8:30 a.m.


Non-members: $330 per session. 

Hagley Members: $250 per session (for members at Household level and above)

Multi-camp discount available. Register a child for more than one camp or register multiple siblings for camps, receive $25 off each registration.  Type MULTICAMP in the coupon prompt to receive the discount.

For questions, please contact Education Program Coordinator Jeff Durst at (302) 658-2400 ext. 285 or


Registration Instructions

  • If you are a Hagley member, please login with your member user information

  • To become a Hagley member click here.  You will receive a membership number from the Hagley membership office in a few days.  To expedite the process, please call the membership office at (302) 658-2400 x235. 

  • If you have registered for a Hagley event before, please login with your user information

  • If this is your first time registering for a Hagley event, please create a user login


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