Explosions Walking Tour


200 Hagley Creek Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807

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    Visitors will experience in-depth the devastating power of black powder while exploring the heart of the DuPont production yard. Guests will hear personal stories about what life was like for those working and living within the reach of the nineteenth century's most dangerous explosives, while considering the larger world of work in 1800s. This tour ends with an explosive (but safe) finish! Included in regular admission and free for Hagley members. Reservations requested by calling (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. Please note that this event is weather-dependent and involves walking on uneven ground.

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