Please choose from one or more of the programs below
Water Power Tour – Grades 3-12 : Harness the power of water that operated mills along the Brandywine River
Simple Machines – Grades 4-12 : Leverage the many simple and complex machines that manufactured black powder
*NEW* Building S.T.E.A.M. – Grades K-2: Building up STEAM for science education has never been so fun! Early elementary students in grades K-2 explore Hagley’s property and take part in a hands-on workshop that is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards, so that taking a field trip doesn’t have to let the steam out of your curriculum! (ok, ok, we’ll stop).
Life at the Gibbons House – Grade K-3 : Step back to a time when cast iron stoves were used for baking and clothes were wrung through a wringer
The Factory System Workshop – Grades 2-8 : Take your place on an assembly line to make powder keg labels
Nineteenth Century Day – Grades 4-6 : Recreate daily life in a nineteenth century mill community
Industrial America – Grades 6-12 : Experience the rapid changes and innovation of the Industrial Revolution
Hidden Story Tour – Grades 6-12 - Take a personalized tour through the historic DuPont powder yard along the beautiful Brandywine. Hear stories about 19th century life and work and see demonstrations showcasing early industrial technology.
Mill Owners’ World – Grades 9-12 : Step into the lives of the du Pont family by visiting Eleutherian Mills
Summer in Industrial America – Ages 4-12 : Bring your summer camp, youth group, or students to Hagley for fun on the Brandywine