Hagley is delighted to offer exclusive yoga classes with teacher Mary Currie for our members at the Household and above levels. Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
The beauty of Hagley in the springtime is showcased in a new series of family-friendly events featuring pop-up restaurants, live music, and children's activities.
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.
In the H2 Oh! walking tour, visitors discover the evolution of waterpower at Hagley.
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 wonderful, worm-filled world of soil! Create your own mixture, plant a seed in it, and watch it grow!
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!
Visitors will experience in-depth the devastating power of black powder while exploring the heart of the DuPont production yards.
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.
Don’t miss Delaware’s best fireworks show!
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!
Explore the properties of light and find out how light can bend and bounce. Don't let your eyes fool you!
Experience the wonders of automotive innovation at Hagley's Car Show.
Learn how living things get their unique traits and discover what strawberry DNA looks like with out a microscope!
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.
Find the hidden colors in markers and leaves by separating their pigments using chromatography.
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.
Learn how batteries and circuits power our world and make a buzzing Monster Bot!
Visitors can take advantage of this unique opportunity to see the grounds of Hagley in a different light and meet one of our guides for a stroll through the property.
Create "fabric" out of plastic grocery bags and find a new use for it.