Science Saturday: Hip Optics
Light moves in predictable ways once you learn about the power of optics. Build your own light maze during this week’s activity! Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and engineering challenges.
Activities are included in admission and free to members. This is a drop-in activity, feel free to join the fun at any time from 1 to 4 p.m. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Water wheels and turbines harness the power of water. Build a water wheel that lifts a weight off of the ground.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Explore the science behind weather and wind.
See the museum in a different way during a Sunday Stroll- take a leisurely walk on areas of our property normally only accessible by bus.