Plan Your Visit

Hagley is the former industrial site of the original black powder works of the DuPont Company, founded in Delaware in 1802 and powered by the natural resources that surrounded it. A visit to Hagley can last from ninety minutes to a full day. The museum offers free parking, lunch and snack facilities, picnic areas, and transportation to three major interpretive areas.

From January 2 to January 12, tours at Hagley will have a special focus on the Powder Yards and lower property. Guided tours will be at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

On the weekends of January 6 and 7, shuttles will be provided in the Powder Yards for guests to visit the demonstrations at their own pace.

Reduced admission prices for January 2-12, 2018:
Adults, Seniors, and Students - $7
Children 6 to 14 - $3
Hagley members and children 5 and under - Free