What’s for Dinner? A Tale of Two Gardens Walking Tour
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NOTE: This ticket is for the tour only and does not include general admission (Hagley Members admitted free).
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.
Hagley is offering two weeks of summer camp activities. Camp provide a fun, hands-on environment in which to learn and make new friends.
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