298 Buck Road East, Wilmington Delaware 19807
302-658-2400 Fax 302-658-0568
Hagley Museum And Library is located along the Brandywine River on the site of the first du Pont powder works. They provide a unique glimpse into American life at home and at work in the nineteenth century. The museum offers a diversity of restorations, exhibits and live demonstrations for visitors of all ages. The library house has an important collection of books, pamphlets, trade catalogs, manuscripts, photographs, ephemera and audiovisual materials documenting the history of American business and technology.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Abington) Abington Township Public Library
(Bear) Bear Public Library
(Beverly) Beverly Free Library
(Bridgeton) Bridgeton Public Library
(Mount Holly) Burlington County Library
(Westampton) Burlington County Library
11/18 Coming to The Wilmington area
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival Atlantic City NJ April5-6 Over 90 different breweries from around the corner and across the country will showcase their unique libations.
Dewey Beach PopFest Dewey Beach DE April12-13 Features three nights of showcase performances and two days of demo and mentoring sessions, tradeshow, and industry events.
National Cherry Blossom Festival Washington DC March20-April14 The nation’s greatest springtime celebration unites for four spectacular weekends including the Cherry Blossom Parade.
Pork in the Park BBQ Festival Salisbury MD April19-21 Follow your nose to the Pork in the Park BBQ Festival. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this Eastern Shore staple will be served up April 19-21st at Salisbury's WinterPlace Park.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.
Dover Days Festival Dover DE May3-5 As one of the longest running festivals in the state of Delaware, Dover Days dates back to 1933. What started as a garden tour staged by the Dover Garden Club, has now become an annual time to remember First State heritage with community spirit and an entertaining festival of family events.