Learn about patterns, the Golden Ratio and discover how mathematics is everywhere in nature.
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.
Visitors experience an in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production in the Hagley Powder Yard and visit production areas rarely seen by guests. This tour ends with an explosive finish.
Have a blast during your visit to Hagley with cannon firings in the Hagley Powder Yard!
Join us for Bike & Hike & Brews! Stroll, jog, or bike through the most beautiful mile of the Brandywine.
Spend a Summer Saturday at Hagley and relax with fun outdoor activities.
Use Newton's laws of motion to build a catapult and find out how far you can launch a paper ball.
Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder manufactory.
Visitors explore the geology of the Brandywine Valley and its impact on the milling industry.
Spend a tasty afternoon learning about the chemical properties of the items you have in your kitchen! Make tie-dye milk art and ice cream in a bag!
Explore rocketry and propulsion. Make a stomp rocket and see how high it can go!
Hagley is offering a week of summer camp activities. Camp provide a fun, hands-on environment in which to learn and make new friends.
Use an egg to demonstrate the principles of motion, showing Newton's laws in full force.
Learn about buoyancy, density, and how boats stay afloat! Build your own boat and test how much cargo it can hold!
Experience the wonders of automotive innovation at Hagley's Car Show.
Take a Sunday stroll at Hagley! Hagley’s property will be open to give visitors a unique opportunity to take a leisurely walk to the residence and garden, normally only accessible by bus.
Families can take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard. Guests can create fall-themed crafts, and see a gunpowder explosion, roll mill in action, and working nineteenth-century machines.
This marketplace brings talented artisans from the Mid-Atlantic area to display and sell fine arts, crafts, and gourmet items.