Holiday Nights at Hagley
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.
Tour Eleutherian Mills and encounter the holiday decorations and traditions of multiple generations of the du Pont family. Eleutherian Mills will inspire visitors to pay close attention to their own traditions this holiday season.
During your visit, you may also view the wonderful entries in Hagley's Gingerbread House Contest in the Hagley Barn.
After the tour, enjoy a visit to the Hagley Store where you can enjoy light refreshments and special post-tour discounts on holiday merchandise.
Use Hagley's Main Entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
Tickets are $20 for non-members, $10 for Hagley Members. Reservations are required.
(Reservation links will be posted in October)
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