Student Programs & Tours

Please choose from one or more of the programs below

STEM-tation!

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

Marvelous Materials – Grades 5-12 : Discover why Lycra is stretchy and Kevlar is strong

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Hands-on History

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

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

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Rates listed are for the 2015-2016 school year.