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  • 298 Buck Road East
  • Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Phone: (302) 658-2400
  • Fax: (302) 658-3267
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Located on 235 acres along the banks of the Brandywine River in Wilmington, Delaware, Hagley is the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. Hagley Museum and Gardens is an example of early American industry including restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family. Hagley Museum and Gardens offers educational exhibits year-round and exciting seasonal events.

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Hagley Craft Fair

  • Location: Hagley Museum and Library
  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
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Now in its thirty-sixth year, Hagley Craft Fair is regarded as one of the finest craft fairs in the region. Craft artists throughout the Mid-Atlantic… View Details

Hagley Library Open house

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Celebrate American Archives Month by visiting Hagley Library. Visitors will be able to see artifacts from the library collections and take a… View Details

Hayrides at Hagley

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
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On Saturdays in October, families can take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard. Visitors also… View Details

Walking Tour: “H2 Oh!”

  • Location: United States
  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Discover the evolution of water power at Hagley from the water wheel to the steam engine. Experience how the DuPont Company harnessed the power of the… View Details

Walking Tour: What's for Dinner? A Tale of Two Gardens

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Dig into the garden that fed the du Pont family in the 1800s. This is the only tour that interprets the E. I. du Pont garden. Tour involves walking on… View Details

Walking Tour: Workers' World

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder… View Details

Walking Tour: Workers' World

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder… View Details

Walking Tour: Workers' World

  • Address: 298 Buck Road East, Wilmington, DE 19807
  • View Website

Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder… View Details

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