Explore a variety of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) activities to challenge your creativity during your school's summer break
Because of the excessive heat warning, this event is canceled.
On July 16, 1969, hundreds of thousands of spectators and an army of reporters gathered at Cape Kennedy to witness one of the great spectacles of the century: the launch of Apollo 11. Over the next few days, the world watched on with wonder and rapture as humankind prepared for its "one giant leap" onto the moon--and into history. Witness this incredible day, presented through stunning, remastered footage and interviews that takes you behind-the-scenes and inside the spacecraft, Mission Control, and the homes of the astronauts' families.
At Bike & Hike & Brews, visitors can stroll, jog, or bike Hagley's three-mile loop along the Brandywine.
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.
Learn about the explosions that happened at Hagley and how they affected the lives of DuPont workers and their families.
Spend a summer Saturday at Hagley and enjoy fishing on the Brandywine and water balloon games!
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.
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.
Spend a summer Saturday at Hagley and learn how to make smoothies with our fender blender and how to make ice cream the old-fashioned way!
Browse through more than 500 antique and restored cars that date from the early 1990s all the way back to the early twentieth century.
The second annual members-only, family-style Farm-to-Table dinner will once again feature market garden delicacies from area farms and will be held in Hagley’s rustic barn near the du Pont family residence.
Take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard.
Hagley's two-day Craft Fair features works in wood, pottery, jewelry, fibers, metal, and other media, and includes a specialty outdoor food market.
Experience the du Pont ancestral home decorated for the holidays and the “Christmas Trees Past and Present” exhibition, celebrating the history of Christmas trees in America.