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November 20, 2021 through January 2, 2022 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m
Visit Hagley this winter and see the property decked out for the holidays! Tour Eleutherian Mills and step into the world of entertaining in the 1920s and 1930s. Learn how the staff prepared delicious food and created festive decorations as you discover what would be happening both upstairs and downstairs in the Residence as the family gathered for the holidays.
Beginning December 4, visitors are also invited to view entries into Hagley’s fourth-annual Gingerbread House Contest, created by families and individuals on display in the Millwright Shop. Nearby, they can step into a winter wonderland with Santa’s Workshop Selfie Station in the Wheelwright Shop, which will be open each Friday-Monday, then daily from December 20 through January 2.
Activities are included in regular admission and free for Hagley members. Use Hagley’s main entrance at 200 Hagley Creek Road in Wilmington, Delaware. The museum will close at 2 p.m. on Christmas Eve (December 24) and will be closed all day Christmas (December 25).