Twilight Tours

A Christmas tree is illuminated in the terrace room at Hagley.

Twilight Tours

NEXT DATE: December 13, 2017  |   4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.   |  Wednesday
category: Family Programs  |  location: Visitor Center


Enjoy a rare opportunity to see Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America, dressed for the holidays and illuminated with softly glowing lights. Lace, fresh greenery, poinsettias, and dried flower arrangements adorn holiday displays throughout the residence. This year there will be a special focus on entertaining. This experience begins in the Visitor Center, and includes music, and activities. 

For the remainder of the month, on each Tuesday and Wednesday evening (December 13, 19, 20, 26, 27), traditional guided tours will be held.

Space on tours is limited and reservations are required. Call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Tours begin at 4:30 p.m. and depart every half hour until 7.

Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. Admission is $10 for non-members and free for members.

4 other occurrences.

December 19, 2017
December 20, 2017
December 26, 2017
December 27, 2017