What’s for Dinner? A Tale of Two Gardens Walking Tour at Hagley Museum
Dig into two very different gardens – one fed the du Pont family and the other DuPont Company workers in the nineteenth century. This tour explores the socioeconomic factors influencing the architecture, produce, and the philosophies of each garden. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for 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.
1 other occurrence.August 25, 2019
Visitors explore the geology of the Brandywine Valley and its impact on the milling industry.
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.
Learn about the explosions that happened at Hagley and how they affected the lives of DuPont workers and their families.