Cannon Firing Demonstration

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cannon firings in the Hagley Powder Yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used. Demonstrations take place next to the Millwright Shop.


Cannon firings take place at:
1 p.m.
2 p.m.
3 p.m.


An in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production, which ends with an explosive finish(!), is available on our Sights, Sounds and Smells Walking Tour.


Full cannon demonstrations for group tours are available with our Hagley's a Blast! tour option. For group tour rates, contact group tour manager, Bonnie Wirth, at [email protected]