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Hagley tells the story of the DuPont family and the industrial age in America. Men in particular enjoy it. :-)
Museum, library and gardens showcased in this educational institution. Over 235 acres along the Brandywine River.
Located on 235 acres along the banks of the Brandywine in Wilmington, Delaware, Hagley is the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family.
See where it all started. This is the history of DuPont CO powder making on the Brandywine,
Hagley is an open air museum with something for everyone. It gives a lot of history of the DuPont company from it's infancy in the gun powder making business. There is the machine shop, the school house and foreman's house, the DuPont house, the family gardens, the steam house, etc. you can get…
This is a great place to get to know the beginnings of the DuPont family and their influence in Delaware. You can tour their mansion by taking the bus from the museum. The museum itself has info on the industries that shaped Delaware. There is also an "engineering" section for the kids on the…
Hagley Museum and Library is where the du Pont story begins. Located along 235-acres along the banks of the Brandywine, Hagley is the site of the gunpowder ..
Site of the DuPont home and black powder mills. It offers great history, beautiful property and gardens, good tour guides, black powder and water wheel demonstrations showing America's industrial growth in the 19th century.
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