November 24 through January 1— The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration of Twelfth Night.
Experience Eleutherian Mills adorned with lace, fresh greenery, poinsettias, and holiday displays throughout the residence.
Invention Convention, presented by Agilent Technologies, will explore the wonderful world of insects.
Learn about the importance of foundations and structural loads as you build a trophy that supports a ball.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved ones at Hagley! Victorine’s Valentine’s Day is a sweet family event with something for everyone.
Visitors will learn about density and buoyancy by building a boat that will carry the largest load possible.
For this Saturday’s activity, visitors will have fun with fluid dynamics and hydraulics - Pascal would be proud!
Have fun with chemistry experiments!
Build a magnet toy and tinker with the force!
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.
Learn about Bernoulli’s Principle and have a “lifting” experience as you design a satellite that stays afloat.
Part science fair, part community fair, and part something entirely new. Maker Fest is an all-ages gathering to invigorate the Maker spirit in everyone!
Learn how plants grow and what they need to thrive.
River Rangers learn how to gauge the health of our local waterways by observing the variety of critters living in it.
Stretch your imagination by designing your own rubber band-powered car.
Spend a summer Saturday at Hagley and enjoy fishing on the Brandywine and a seed planting activity.
Discover how mathematics is everywhere in nature.
Spend a summer Saturday at Hagley and discover the world of archeology!
Spend a summer Saturday at Hagley, and enjoy fishing and wooden boat races on the Brandywine.
Light moves in predictable ways once you learn about the power of optics. Visitors will build their own light maze during this week’s activity.
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!