Thanksgiving Weekend Family Programming
Bring your family and friends to enjoy the holidays at Hagley. While in the Visitor Center, view the entries of the gingerbread house competition and try your hand at ornament making. Visit Eleutherian Mills Residence decorated for the holiday season featuring “Christmast Trees Past and Present.” Don’t forget to visit Workers’ Hill where you can sample cookies in the Gibbons House and write with a quill pen in the Sunday School. Included in admission and free for members. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
2 other occurrences.November 30, 2019
December 1, 2019
Stroll into Fall at Hagley! Take a leisurely walk on areas of our property normally only accessible by bus.
In this walking tour of the powder yard, guests experience an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the black powder process and can try their hand at graining some powder. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard.
Hagley's two-day Craft Fair features works in wood, pottery, jewelry, fibers, metal, and other media, and includes a specialty outdoor food market.