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The Hagley Museum and Gadrens is an outstanding facility that tells the story of Delaware’s duPont family and the gunpowder works they established here in 1802. Hagley is located on the Brandywine River, the 235 acre site includes mills, a workers’ village, and the family’s ancestral home, as well as one of the finest business and technology research libraries in the nation. Hours of Operation: Daily (9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.). Note: The Delaware History Trail sign is located at 200 Hagley Rd.
Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a living history event presented by the USS Lehigh Civil War Navy Re-enactment… View Details
Experiment and innovate with our series of family activities: Science Saturdays. Families work creatively together to solve a problem or make an… View Details
Learn about DuPont Company’s development of water power from the water wheel to the steam engine and how its innovation contributed to the… View Details
Visitors explore the geology of the Brandywine Valley and its impact on the milling industry. Take home a piece of Delaware Blue Rock as a souvenir.… View Details