Adults: $14, Children 6-14, $5 Students and Seniors: $10
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’s library furthers the study of business and technology in America. The collections include individuals’ papers and companies’ records ranging from eighteenth-century merchants to modern telecommunications and illustrate the impact of the business system on society.
The museum grounds provide some of the most beautiful scenery in Brandywine valley no matter what the season.
Learn more: Hagley Museum & Library
Fun Fact: Hagley was designated Delaware’s first Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution on June 2, 2014.