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Division to sponsor 13 special programs during May 2016

Highlights of the month include programs on the saving of The Old State House, a symposium on the early Colonial archaeology of the Delaware Valley region and the Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration.




‘Wine and Spirits in Delaware: Producing, Preserving, and Presenting’ exhibit closed on Jan. 28, 2017

EXHIBIT CLOSED on Jan. 28, 2017.




Division to sponsor 19 special programs during April 2016

Highlights of the month include programs on Edgar Allan Poe, Delaware’s Dutch heritage and a quilt documentation day.




‘Delaware and the War of 1812’ exhibit closed on March 19, 2016

EXHIBIT CLOSED on March 19, 2016.




‘George Washington Birthday Celebration’ at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on Feb. 22, 2016 at 1 p.m.

Event to feature writings by, and about, the first president, read by historical interpreters and distinguished guests, plus live, streaming video of Sen. Chris Coons reading Washington’s Farewell Address from the floor of the U.S. Senate.




Division World War II photographic exhibit at Seaford Museum closed on May 31, 2016

EXHIBIT CLOSED on May 31, 2016




Painting Party at Buena Vista on Feb. 18, 2016

Professional artist provides guests with step-by-step instruction.




Get involved in Preservation50, the golden anniversary celebration of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966

Activities to take place through October 2016.




Division launches on-line calendar of events

Calendar provides comprehensive, long-term listings of programs taking place at the division’s five museums, and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.




America’s Heavy Hitter—The B-17 Flying Fortress

Third in a series of articles exploring the subjects of images from the state’s William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.