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Native-American heritage to be spotlighted at division museums during September 2017

Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.

Bethany Beach’s Dinker-Irvin Cottage added to the National Register of Historic Places

Property is one of six remaining cottages constructed in the resort community between 1902 and 1905.

Division to sponsor 12 special events during August 2017

Highlights include programs on inventors in the sound-recording industry, a historic murder mystery and Dr. Who

Division to sponsor 23 special events during July 2017

Highlights include programs on Independence Day, jazz history and quill-pen writing.

‘Coming Home, the Toll of War’

Lewes, Del. program explores the experiences of veterans returning home following World War I and how they compare with today’s veterans’ experience.

Division to sponsor 16 special events during June 2017

Man’s Best Friend, Separation Day and a wine-glass painting party among the events to be presented.

‘Service, Suffrage, and Swing: World War I Era in Delaware’

America’s participation in “the war to end all wars” will be brought to life during this five-day program that will take place at a variety of downtown Lewes, Del. locations from June 18–22, 2017.

Division to sponsor seven special events during May 2017

Highlights include Dover Days presentations, the Zwaanendael Museum’s Sixth Annual Maritime Festival and A Day in Old New Castle.

Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: ‘A Sailor’s Life for Me’ in Lewes, Del. over the 2017 Memorial Day weekend

Event provides visitors with an opportunity to experience seafaring lives of adventure, romance, excitement and hardships, and to honor mariners who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Division museums closed on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017

New Castle Court House Museum, the Johnson Victrola Museum, The Old State House, the John Dickinson Plantation and the Zwaanendael Museum closed for the holiday.