Summer Saturdays at Hagley Museum

Spend a Summer Saturday at Hagley and relax with fun outdoor activities. Included in admission and…
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Location
Hagley Museum and Library
Date
Saturday, June 10
Time
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Event Details

Date
Saturday, June 10
Time
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Upcoming Event Dates

  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location

Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Road,
Wilmington, DE 19807

Event Type

Event Website

Description

Spend a Summer Saturday at Hagley and relax with fun outdoor activities. Included in admission and free to members.

Check out Hagley’s Science Saturdays taking place on the same day!

For more summer fun, check out Fishing on the Brandywine.

Activities Scheduled:

June 10 – Homemade Toys – Discover the fun of homemade toys that kids made before mass produced toys.  As a take away, kids can make their own play dough.

June 24 – Music of Yore – Hear the music of times past.  Learn how the factory families entertained themselves with autoharps, parlor organs, and other instruments.

July 8 – Wooden Boat Races – Come sail away this Saturday as young visitors decorate, then sail, a boat in one of Hagley’s mill races.

July 22 – Water Balloon Games – Compete in Volleyballoon, Balloon Ring Toss, and Water Balloon Long Shot.

August 12 – Send a Telegram – Before the days of texting, folks sent telegrams. Learn how they did it.

August 26 – Let’s Build a Kite – Make a kite! If the wind is right, it might take flight.

Map

Nearby

Parking

Willing Street,
Wilmington, DE
2.50 miles
815 Justison Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
3.06 miles

Food & Drink

200 Hagley Road,
Wilmington, DE 19807
0.00 miles
Trolley Square Shopping Center,
Wilmington, DE 19806
0.84 miles
3801 Kennett Pike,
Greenville, DE 19807
0.89 miles
3858 Kennett Pike,
Greenville, DE 19807
0.89 miles
3801 Kennett Pike,
Wilmington, DE 19807
0.89 miles
3826 Kennett Pike,
Wilmington, DE 19807
0.98 miles

Hotels

422 Delaware Avenue,
Wilmington, DE 19801
2.34 miles
1007 North Orange Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
2.45 miles
700 King St.,
Wilmington, DE 19801
2.71 miles
815 Justison Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
3.06 miles
4727 Concord Pike,
Wilmington, DE 19803
3.60 miles